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Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University health board sued over ex-patient sex abuse claim

Allegations of sexual assault were made against hospital worker Kris Wade, who later went on to kill. Credit: ITV Cymru Wales

A health board is being sued by an ex-patient over claims that a former hospital worker sexually assaulted them.

Three separate allegations of patient sexual assault had been made against Kris Wade while he was employed by Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University health board.

Wade later went on to commit murder while he was suspended from his job.

Tonight, Hugh James solicitors confirmed they are representing a former patient amid an allegation of sexual assault by Wade.

The health board is being sued for damages caused by the alleged attack, a spokesperson said.

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board has been approached for comment.

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