Trump supporter was “trampled to loss of life” as a mob stormed the Capitol in keeping with her household who pleaded along with her not be a part of the protest.
She was within the Rotunda, the domed round room used for ceremonial occasions, when her family imagine she was crushed as protestors rampaged by way of the federal government constructing.
Footage from Wednesday’s clashes confirmed Trump supporting activists ransacking workplaces and making an attempt to interrupt into the chamber the place politicians had been making ready to ratify Biden’s presidency.
Capitol Police carried out CPR on Ms Boyland after she collapsed however she was pronounced lifeless in hospital below an hour later.
Her household stated it was the primary Trump rally she had attended and that that they had tried to dissuade her from travelling from her Georgia house to Washington.
They stated she had arrived there on Tuesday and had deliberate to “grasp again” however had been fired up by Trump’s speeches claiming election fraud.
They stated they laid the blame for her loss of life with Trump.
A relative stated: “She simply actually believed in Trump and that’s it. This was her first one, she wasn’t even speculated to go. All of us didn’t need her to go. She was hanging again and the after the (Trump) speech.
“They’re nonetheless engaged on (the small print). Somebody stated she was trampled others stated she collapsed…we’re nonetheless attempting to determine it out.
“Roseanne, like lots of people there, was actually captivated with her beliefs as was her proper.
“I personally imagine that the president incited a riot that value 4 of his largest followers their lives. One among them occurred to be my sister.
“I personally imagine we must always invoke the twenty fifth modification.” The modification would imply President Trump being deemed unfit to hold on in workplace.
Kevin Greeson, 55, from Alabama and Benjamin Phillips, 50, additionally died within the clashes in and across the Captiol.
Mr Phillips, a pc programmer had travelled to DC with dozens of different Trump followers from Pennsylvania, suffered a stroke.
He had based the web site Trumparoo which is used as platform for Trump supporters to contact one another.
His household stated: “Kevin had a historical past of hypertension, and within the midst of the joy, suffered a coronary heart assault.”
The fifth individual to die was US air Power veteran Ashli Babbitt, 35, who was shot when she stormed the Capitol with different Trump supporters.
Earlier than the protest she tweeted: “Nothing can cease us. They will try to try to attempt however the storm is right here and it’s descending upon Dc in lower than 24 hours.”