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A popular lollipop lady drowned in the Norfolk Broads after making an

Date
11/01/2012
What Happened
Person overboard/swept away/fell in the water
What Caused
Adverse environmental conditions
Casualty type/Qty
Casualty
Gender
Female
Causal Factors
Adverse current
Injury Details
Drowning
Outcome
Accident suspected
Alcohol/Drugs
N/A

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Description of Incident
Marion Sewell, 68, from Norton, Teesside, fell into the water in Great Yarmouth as she leapt down around 5ft (1.5m) from the river bank.

The inquest in Norwich heard Mrs Sewell was on a week-long family holiday at the time of the tragedy in April.

Norfolk coroner William Armstrong recorded a verdict of accidental death.
Supporting Information
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-norfolk-16505941
http://article.wn.com/view/2012/01/11/Woman_drowns_in_Norfolk_Broads_boating_accident/
http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/lollipop_lady_marion_sewell_from_stockton_drowned_after_boat_fall_in_great_yarmouth_1_1174835

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