Tributes paid to Burt farmer following fatal bull attack

Cllr John Ryan
Cllr John Ryan


An investigation is underway following the death of 65 year old Patrick Dowds on a farm in Burt.

His twin brother George was injured, but has since been discharged from Letterkenny General Hospital.

It's understood a bull attacked both men.

The incident is said to have happened at approximately half past two yesterday afternoon in the townland of Toulett.

Local Councillor John Ryan has been outlining what happened.........