Inquest confirms Derbyshire man died from natural causes

An inquest into the death of a 40-year-old man from Killamarsh confirmed he didn\'t die from a hammer attack.

Chesterfield coroner's court was told Lawrence Allen had 18 stitches for a head wound following an assault in June.

Five weeks later he collapsed, apparently hallucinating and died the following day in Hospital.

But the inquest was told Mr Allen had an a problem with alcohol and died from a chronic liver problem.

They revealed there was no evidence to connect his death to the serious head injury he sustained.


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