Inquest held into death of patient who fell from Pilgrim Hospital

Pilgrim Hospital
Pilgrim Hospital

An inquest has been opened into the death of Adrian Bennett who fell from a ledge outside a window at Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital.

Mr Bennett, 40, was a patient at the Sibsey Road hospital on the day of his death on September 27, 2011.

He had gone into a kitchen on the ward and fell from a ledge outside, sustaining injuries which led to his death.

The inquest, which is being heard in front of a jury, is expected to last three days.