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Heartbroken teen who saved his little nephew from horror blaze is living in a nightmare

NewsBy Lynne Kelleher
Young John Connors shows Love/Hate actor John Connors where his family perished
Young John Connors shows Love/Hate actor John Connors where his family perished

The heroic teenager who saved the life of his young nephew in the Carrickmines blaze tragedy has revealed he will never be able to sleep again.

In a new hard-hitting RTE documentary, 15-year-old John Connors relives the horror of the halting site fire which claimed the lives of his brother Thomas Connors, 27, his wife Sylvia, 25, and three of their children.

Their four-year-old son Thomas Connors was rescued from the horror fire by his teenage uncle in the halting site fire, where ten people, including a pregnant mother, lost their lives last October.

Read the full story in this week's Sunday World