Soldiers died from 'overheating' during Brecon exercise

Three army reservists who died during an exercise on the Brecon Beacons last summer died from 'over-heating,' a pre-inquest hearing has heard. Edward Maher, Lance Corporal Craig Roberts from Penrhyn Bay and Corporal James Dunsby all died last July.

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Coroner's investigation into soldiers' deaths

The coroner looking into the deaths of two soldiers during a selection exercise in the Brecon Beacons will launch her own investigation. She told Brecon Coroner's court that she was covered under Article 2 of the Human Rights Act. She said the state had "a duty to protect an individual's life".

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