Young Buxton man found dead at his home

A Buxton man found dead at home by his partner took his own life, an inquest heard.

Quarry worker Scott Beard, 43, was discovered dead at his home on Carr View, Buxton, on March 3 this year.

The inquest, held at Chesterfield Town Hall on Tuesday, April 28, heard that Mr Beard’s partner had just returned from an exercise class when she found his body.

Assistant coroner Tanyka Rawdon recorded a verdict of suicide at the hearing, held behind closed doors because of coronavirus.

Scott Beard was found dead at his home in Buxton.