Brendan O’ Carroll donates €32,000 live on air to family of pregnant woman who died in Australia

Brendan O’Carroll has been known for his generosity over the years for those in need and his charity work, so today’s story won’t come as a surprise to many.

The Irish comedian has donated €32,000 to the family of a pregnant woman who died in a car crash in Hobart, Australia last week.

The woman who died, 24-year-old Sarah Paino was 32 weeks pregnant when her vehicle was struck by a stolen car Friday night. The child who was born premature survived the crash along with her two-year-old son.

O’Carroll was appearing on an Australian news show when he heard about the tragedy and offered $50,000 live on air to assist the family at this difficult.time.

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Rachel Lynch
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