FATAL RESULT OF A FALL.
MRS. ADLAY, a widow, 90 years of age, died at the residence of her son, CAPTAIN R. FISHER, 12, North-street, Maryport, on Saturday morning.
On March 22nd deceased fell off a chair in her bedroom while attending to the window-blind, and her daughter-in-law, hearing the fall went upstairs and found her lying on the floor. Deceased was put to bed, and had been laid up since the accident.
DR. BANNERMAN, assistant to DR. CRERAR, who was called in, found the right thigh was fractured. The fracture was the primary cause of death, coupled with exhaustion. The coroner, to whom the facts were reported, did not consider an inquest necessary.