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Fatal booze binge
9:30am Friday 31st August 2012 in Headlines
A HEAVY drinker who died after a vodka binge was more than seven times the drink-drive limit.
Judith Scott, 55, had gone drinking in Oxford with her partner John Savery on July 5 and was found dead on her sofa at home in Abelwood Road, Long Hanborough, the next morning.
Her blood-alcohol content was 563 milligrams. The drink-drive limit is 80.
Coroner Alison Thompson recorded a verdict of death by misadventure at an inquest in Oxford yesterday.