Mum died ‘after being given too much paracetamol by accident’

A police investigation has been launched into the death of a woman in hospital.

Laura Higginson, 30, died at Whiston Hospital in Merseyside in April 2017.

A spokeswoman for St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust said it accepted Mrs Higginson had been given a paracetamol overdose, but ‘expressly denied’ it had caused or contributed to her death.

On Thursday, an inquest into her death was opened and adjourned to a date to be fixed, Sefton, Knowsley and St...
source: Metro

2020-05-29 10:14
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