Her engine started giving her trouble on an essential journey.
A woman says her faith in humanity has been restored after a kind gesture from a Laois garage.
Finola O'Callaghan limped into Brian Walsh's car sales in Portlaoise last Friday evening with engine problems on her way home from visiting her elderly mother.
After performing a check on the car, Barry Walsh was able to get her back on the road, without charging her for the work.
Finola says they've gained a future customer: