Farmer (79) killed in freak accident

A Trawden farmer has fallen to his death in a freak accident.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 2nd June 2016, 8:50 am
Updated Thursday, 2nd June 2016, 9:54 am
Keighley Road, Colne. Photo: Google
Keighley Road, Colne. Photo: Google

Peter Sedgwick (79) is reported to have fallen into a small quarry at Bough Gap Farm in Keighley Road, on Tuesday afternoon, while feeding his chickens.

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Police have said the death is not being treated as suspicious and was accidental.

A file has been passed to the coroner.