Northampton teenager bled to death after routine surgery went wrong

Victoria Harrison.

A teenager from Northampton bled to death in Kettering General Hospital following routine surgery that went wrong.

An inquest in Corby has heard that Victoria Harrison, who was 17, died after a surgeon tore an artery during an operation.

The inquest heard it took 15 hours for her to die. The coroner today recorded a narrative verdict. Victoria's death has left her family devastated.

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Teenager bled to death after routine surgery went wrong

A teenager from Northampton bled to death in Kettering General Hospital following routine surgery that went wrong. An inquest in Corby heard it took 15 hours for her to die. The coroner recorded a narrative verdict.