Leitrim man surprised by his ‘trailer trip’ from airport going global on social media

A Leitrim man has expressed his surprise at how his ‘unusual journey’ home from the airport this week has gone global on social media.

Conor McNally returned from Canada on Monday and due to Coronavirus fears for his parents who are in their mid-sixties and may have underlying health conditions, he decided the safest way to protect them would be to get a lift home in his father’s cattle trailer

According to Conor several people offered him a lift home, but he didn’t want to be in close quarters with anyone for two or three hours in case he’d picked something up at the airport.

He posted about the journey online, with a video of his experience inside the trailer going viral nationwide and farther afield.

Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound, he says he can’t believe it: