School trip tragedy as teacher dies, full report

A teacher from Nottinghamshire has died in a freak accident while on a school skiing trip to Austria. Jonathan Taylor fell down a steep bank as he returned from a night out with colleagues.

It happened in the resort of Matrei in the mountainous East Tyrol area. The pupils are now on their way home after the trip was cut short. Peter Bearne reports.

Advertisement

Unlit road caused teacher death

A coroner has recorded a verdict of accidental death in the case of a teacher from Nottingham who died while on a school ski trip in Austria. Jonathan Taylor, 44, fell 10ft down an unlit bank.