Woman's bank account wiped after using self-service petrol station in RathdrumA woman was left shocked and broke after her bank account was cleared out after she used a self-service petrol station in Rathdrum.The woman filled her car up on Saturday morning using her bank card at the Great Gas self service petrol-station, which is an unmanned facility.
Minutes after she fueled her car, the woman received a text message and email from her bank stating a security alert on her bank card.
Speaking to wicklownews.net the woman said that she rang the bank when she got the message. "They called out a number of recent transactions one for a large sum of money I didn’t recognise and another that was taken the same time I got petrol" she said.
The woman hopes to get her money back as the bank are investigating the situation.