Wednesday 17th May 2017

Waterford woman who died while on holiday in Lanzarote has been named

Waterford woman who died while on holiday in Lanzarote has been named

A Waterford woman, who died while on holiday in Lanzarote, has been named as Elaine O'Donovan.


Ms. O'Donovan, who is originally from Viewmount in Waterford City, had been living in London for the past number of years. She's believed to have drowned while holidaying with family in the island resort earlier this week.


In a statement, Elaine's family say she was deeply loved by family and friends all over the world. 


The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed it is providing consular assistance to her family.