Landslide Victim Inquest

A young woman killed when she was trapped underneath a substantial rockfall at a coastal beauty spot was "10ft from safety", an inquest heard today.

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Inquest into death of landslide victim resumes today

Charlotte Blackman, who was 22, died in the landslide in Dorset in July Credit: ITV Central

The inquest into the death of a 22-year-old from Derbyshire who was killed in a landslide in Dorset will resume today.

Charlotte Blackman, who was from Heanor in Derbyshire, was walking along the beach near Burton Bradstock in July, when 400 tonnes of rock from a cliff fell onto her.

The scene of the landslide near Burton Bradstock Credit: ITV West

She was on holiday with her family at the time. Today's hearing is at Dorchester County Hall and is expected to last for one day.

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