Memorial For Landslide Victim

A memorial service for the woman killed in a landslide outside the Beaminster tunnel in Dorset is being held today.

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Tunnel Deaths: Man named locally as Michael Rolfe

Two bodies were recovered on Monday after police searched the Beaminster Tunnel which was closed because of a landslip.

A man has been named locally as Michael Rolfe, the other victim was named as Rosemary Snell from Misterton near Crewkerne in Somerset.

Dorset Police are now referring the Beaminster Tunnel landslip deaths to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

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