Woman whose Tralee home was destroyed by flooding calls for assessment of area

A woman whose family had to be evacuated from her Tralee home due to flooding hopes an assessment of the area will be carried out in the New Year. Flooding Pamela Roche was among six families evacuated from the Bruach na hAbhainn estate when waters became too high on Saturday evening. Pamela and her family who are local authority tenants have been put up in the Manor West Hotel by Kerry County Council. Pamela says she hopes to return to her home for Christmas. She has lost everything downstairs in her home but has paid tribute to the efforts of the council during and since the floods: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/49708/medium/”]