One of his neighbours has been praised for his bravery after saving a woman who was trapped in her home in Limerick after it was destroyed by fire.
On Saturday afternoon, a member of the public contacted the Leader to report that a fire had broken out in a property in the Bowman Street area of Limerick. Currently, there is no confirmed cause for the blaze.
When the incident was reported to the Limerick Fire and Rescue Service at 4.17pm, one appliance and a vehicle were despatched.
In the meantime, the neighbour, who had seen the smoke in the house, was alleged to have evacuated the inhabitant to safety outside the house and remained there until emergency services came.
“All I wanted to let you know was that what he did was unbelievable. I found it to be quite interesting
It is believed that the woman is in her 50s and that she was transported to University Hospital Limerick, where she was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
During the fire, the property suffered extensive damage.
courageous. If he hadn’t done what he did, the narrative would have turned out quite differently “According to a native,