Inquest into tenth-floor fall death opened

Roise Court, Bedford
Roise Court, Bedford

An inquest into the death of a 39-year-old man who fell from a block of flats has been opened and adjourned at Bedfordshire Coroner’s Court.

Danny Cheasman died on January 10, 2015, after plummeting from his tenth-floor balcony at Roise Court, Bedford.

Ambulances were called to the scene but Mr Cheasman died outside the building.

Bedfordshire and Luton Senior Coroner Tom Osborne gave cause of death as multiple injuries and is awaiting a toxicology report.

The hearing was adjourned until May 5, 2015.