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Inquest into death of local artist

Bike crash on Ramsey coast road

An inquest into the death of a well known local artist and musician will be opened and adjourned at Douglas Courthouse this afternoon.

Fifty-six-year-old Sulby man Simon Buttimore died earlier this week, after a motorcycle crash on the Laxey to Ramsey coast road last Friday (January 15).

Coroner of Inquests John Needham is due to open the inquiry at 2pm.

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