09 June 1998
Crazed bull gores water engineer to death

A BULL gored to death water engineer Wilson Cowan, 56, who was collecting water at a sampling point beside a field in the village of Pettinain, Lanarkshire.

Farmer William Adamson, of Swaites Farm, was alerted and managed to return the animal to a pen at his farm, where it is understood he has had the animal destroyed.

The Health and Safety Executive has launched an investigation which took place in Grange Road late yesterday morning.