The inquest into the death of a man who was shot dead by armed police in Portishead has been adjourned to next year, 2018.
29-year-old Spencer Ashworth was shot by Avon and Somerset Police firearms officers on the A369 Portbury Hundred shortly after 9.30am on Wednesday, 27 September.
An inquest into the death of Ashworth, who was a courier driver, was opened and adjourned.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) investigation into the circumstances around the shooting is ongoing.
The inquest into the driver fatally shot by police, after reports of him waving a gun on the M5, opened today.
Spencer Ashworth whose last known address was in Portishead was shot by firearms officers on the A369 Portbury Hundred on Wednesday morning.
Police say a man died this morning in an incident involving police firearms on The A369. The incident is under investigation by the IPCC.