Vivien Doohan will be discussed in this article. We will look at the attempts neighbours made in trying to save her life in that unfortunate house fire.
Who was Vivien Doohan?
She was a 75 year old lady who was staying alone in her semi-detach home.
Her apartment is located in Priory Park, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon.
The elderly woman met her untimely death in a house fire which occurred around 9pm on Sunday.
She was married to Tom, her husband who died in 2014.
This now left her alone in the apartment.
Reports had it that, it was Frank, her daughter’s partner who first saw the fire.
He along with neighbours tried unsuccessfully to control the blaze and to save her life.
Michael Mulligan, the local councillor said: “Vivien’s tragic death has left people in absolute shock. She was a lovely woman.”
On social media, many posted tributes in her honor.