Family of Newstead man Adam Barratt pay tribute to 29-year-old found dead at home
THE grieving family of a 29-year-old football fan who died suddenly at his home have described him as the ‘legend everyone knew’.
Manchester United fan Adam Barratt was found in bed at lunchtime on Saturday by his dad, Roy, who had tried to wake him up to watch the Red Devils’ match against Leicester City on TV.
Emergency services were called to their Waterside Drive home, in Newstead, but nothing could be done to save Adam, whose learning difficulties left him with a mental age of 12.
Now the family are waiting for a report from the coroner to find out what caused Adam’s death.
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