Woman, 40s, in critical condition following house fire in Limerick city
Gardai are investigating the cause of the fire . In a statement, gardai said: "Gardaí attended the scene of a domestic fire at a house on Shanabooley Road, Ballynanty, Limerick just before 2:30am this morning. "A female in her 40s was taken to Limerick Regional Hospital where her condition is described as critical. "The cause of the fire has yet to be established. "Enquiries are ongoing." MORE NEWS: Three arrested following huge car chase across Dublin (Dublin Live) TV license fee to be replaced with household charge (Independent.ie) Penalty points and speeding fines 'could be wiped out' (Extra.
The fire broke out last week in the White Aspen area as neighbors were returning from work. As flames raged and smoke billowed, Carmen Torres staggered out of her home but stood frozen on the front In the meantime, the hero neighbors organized a clothing drive for the woman as she heals.
Dramatic moment two heroic sheriff deputies braved raging Florida house fire to save bedridden 97 - year - old woman . The actions of two heroic deputies who rushed into the burning home of a bedridden 97 - year - old woman have been captured in dramatic Logan escaped the fire unscathed.
A group of people recently went above and beyond the call of neighborlywhen a 97-year-old woman's house caught on fire in North Carolina.
The fire broke out last week in the White Aspen area as neighbors were returning from work. As flames raged and smoke billowed, Carmen Torres staggered out of her home but stood frozen on the front porch.
That's when thekicked into gear, and the was captured on video.
"I'm screaming, 'Oh my god, please come off the porch,'" one neighbor recalled.
"It was so hot standing there. You could see the fear in this woman's eyes," said another.
Chuck Frazier ran to the house and grabbed the woman by the arm. "When I pulled her and she hit the ground ... everyone grabbed and helped her out. It was hard to do but we all did it together," he said.
Torres suffered minor burns but is expected to make a full recovery. In the meantime, the hero neighbors organized a clothing drive for the woman as she heals.
Body of woman, 80s, discovered at house near Ballyduff, Co Kerry .
Body of woman, 80s, discovered at house near Ballyduff, Co KerryGardai have launched an investigation into the "sudden death" after the woman's remains were found at around 11.30am on Tuesday.