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Coroner rules staff neglect led to Kane's death

Kane Gorney in happier times Photo:

A coroner has ruled that staff neglect at a South London hospital led to a young sportsman dying of thirst.

Twenty-two-year-old Kane Gorney was so desperate for a drink while he was in St George's Hospital in Tooting, he called police from his hospital bed.

Today his family said they were 'devastated' about the missed opportunities to avert his death. Our Health Correspondent Liz Wickham has more.