Sledging slope in Yorkshire may be closed
3:11pm 16th September 2009
A coroner says a popular sledging slope in Yorkshire should be closed or have a dangerous fence removed after hearing how a 16 year old girl died in a horrific accident there.
Francesca Anobile was killed when the improvised sledge she was using crashed through the wire fence.
The accident happened in a country park in South Yorkshire in February.
Rotherham Coroner Nicola Mundy recorded a verdict of accidental death at today's inquest.
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