Accidental death verdict for man crushed by weights in home gym

Christopher Bailey
Coroner records 'accidental death' verdict at Christopher Bailey inquest Photo:

A man who was three and a half times over the drink drive limit was crushed to death while using his home gym in Brighton.

An inquest into the death of Christopher Bailey heard how the 28-year-old stopped breathing when he became trapped under weights at his home in Portslade in Sussex. Today a coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death. Charlotte Wilkins reports