#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 18°C Tuesday 19 October 2021
Advertisement

Concerned neighbours may have saved the lives of two Cork sisters found unconscious

The women are believed to have suffered carbon monoxide poisoning.

Image: Google maps

TWO ELDERLY SISTERS are recovering in hospital after suffering suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at a house in the city.

The women were discovered unconscious by neighbours and gardaí on Blarney St this morning after locals became concerned for their well-being.

On of the sisters is believed to be in her early 90s and the other in her early 80s.

They were both removed to Cork University Hospital where they are recovering. Their condition is not thought to be life threatening.

Read: Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home >

Poll: Do you have a carbon monoxide alarm in your home? >

#Open journalism No news is bad news Support The Journal

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support us now

About the author:

Rónán Duffy

Read next:

COMMENTS (12)