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Rock Fractures Blamed for Woman's Death at Burton Bradstock

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12:56pm 27th July 2012

The cliff landslide - which killed a woman at Burton bradstock - was caused by fractures in the rock, coastal erosion and the recent wet weather.

Charlotte Blackman, who was 22, died after being buried under the rocks close to the Freshwater Bay Holiday Park on Tuesday.

The British Geological Survey says there have been an unusually large number of landslides this year.

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