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|Date, Time:||6 June 2019, 12:10pm|
|Location:||Killylacky Road, Lisnaskea|
Firefighters attended an incident on a farm on the Killylacky Road, Lisnaskea. One Fire Appliance from Lisnaskea Fire Station and 1 from Enniskillen Fire Station attended the incident.
A man in his 70’s was overcome by slurry fumes while mixing slurry in a shed. The man had collapsed and he was rescued by another man in his 40’s from the shed prior to the arrival of Firefighters. Both men were treated at the scene by paramedics. Two cows in the shed were overcome by the fumes and died as a result. The incident was dealt with at 1.27pm.