Funerals of tragic farmers to take place today and tomorrow

hegartyThe funerals of two Donegal men who died in a farming accident in Killygordon on Friday evening are taking place today and tomorrow.

Neighbours Kevin Woods and Seamus Hegarty were killed after a tractor tyre they were changing exploded.

Both men were 52 and from the Raphoe area.

It brings the total to 28 farming related deaths in Ireland this year.

Local parish priest Father Edward Kilpatrick says the community is at a standstill: