Inquest opens into death of Norfolk digger driver

The inquest into Mr Dale's death was opened at Norfolk Coroners Court in Norwich Picture: Simon Park

The inquest into Mr Dale's death was opened at Norfolk Coroners Court in Norwich Picture: Simon Parkin - Credit: Simon Parkin

An inquest has opened into the death of a man who was found dead in his home in South Norfolk.

Jonathan Dale, 42, died at his home in Steward Close, Wymondham, on November 11.

Opening the inquest Jacqueline Lake, senior coroner for Norfolk, said Mr Dale worked as a digger driver.

She said his identity was confirmed to police by a work colleague.

The coroner said the cause of Mr Dale’s death was hanging. She adjourned the inquest until February 8, 2021.


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