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Wife: "I cannot begin to describe the emotions we have been through"

A coroner has ruled today that Vinny Derrick died in a fall from a motorway flyover in Cheadle. She said it'll never be known what caused him to fall.

His wife Vicki, gave a statement after the inquest:

"On behalf of my friends and family I accept the verdict that has been given today.

Whilst this verdict has not concluded what happened to Vinny that night, I am still struggling to come to terms with why it took eight and half years to find him.

I cannot begin to describe the emotions we have been through as a family and now it is now time to move on with our lives.

I would like to thank the media for their coverage and everyone who has supported us over the years.

We now have him back and know where he is, which is all that we ever wanted."

– Vicki Derrick, Vinny's wife

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