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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Landslide inquest, full report

An inquest has heard that a young woman from Derbyshire who was buried under a landslide, was killed almost instantly.

Charlotte Blackman died when a four hundred tonne section of cliff in Dorest collapsed on top of her.

The coroner at her inquest today said her death was a 'sudden act of nature' that could not have been predicted. Phil Brewster reports.

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