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Listen: Hospital Apologises To Parents Of Infant Who Died After "Horrific Delivery".

: 01/19/2018 - 18:00

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda has apologised to the parents of an infant who died just hours after what was described as a "horrific delivery".

The High Court heard Evan Tuite was fatally injured during a forceps delivery by a junior doctor in June 2012.

Both parents have agreed to undisclosed settlements against the hospital, which only admitted liability last November.

Outside court today, Evan’s father Ivan Murphy said he wants to know why the admission took so long:

18Evan.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett


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