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FATAL ACCIDENT TO A CENTENARIAN…

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FATAL ACCIDENT TO A CENTENARIAN AT BRISTOL. On Wednesday the coroner, Mr Wasbrough, held an inquest at the intirmarv, on the body of RUCK-D JOUCR., who had died at the institution from injuries procuced I by ber night-dress taking fi:e. The deceased, I,b, I 105 years of age, lived with a few of her relatives in a cottage on Horfield Common, and was in the habit of sleeping iu the kitchen. On Tuesday, the 18th inst., one of her great grandchildren, -bo live,- in the house, heard Lis sister exclaim that the old lady was in HlmAs. He ran iuto the kitchen, and found that her nigh .-are: was on fire. He at once threw a blanket arouiid her, and thus extinguished the fire, but the old lady was found to be rather seriously injured. She to I the Bristol Infirmaiy cu tile following Thu.da), I died on IBC "23rd inst. It- is supposed that HCV ciglit- dress ignited as she was passing by the kitchen fire, Verdict, Accidental death."

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