Tributes paid to Ballybofey farmer who died in ‘freak accident’

GARDATributes have been paid to Ballybofey farmer Josie McDermott who died tragically yesterday.

The 74-year-old had been working underneath a car at his farm in Glencovitt yesterday afternoon when it collapsed on top of him.

The incident has been described as a 'freak accident'.

Local Parish Priest Patsy Arkinson has paid tribute to him: