"The initial reaction was that it was a joke" says Carol Lisk.
"I checked the numbers and told [Tommy] to phone our son"
"It's unreal... I just can't take it in. It doesn't happen to people like us!"
More top news
A disabled basketball player from Holyhead says he needs a specialist wheelchair to fulfil his dream of competing in the 2020 Paralympics.
Rain in the east will clear through this evening leaving much of the night drier with clearer spells.
Emergency services are being put through their paces in a two-day anti-terror exercise.