Hospital death woman named locally

An elderly woman, who died after sustaining an 'unexplained and serious injury' in hospital, has been named locally as Tegwen Roderick.

The 88 year old, from Abercanaid in Merthyr Tydfil, died at the town's Prince Charles Hospital yesterday.

Mrs Roderick suffered an 'unexplained and serious injury' while being treated at Ysbyty Cwm Cynon in Mountain Ash last Thursday.

Ten members of staff have since been suspended and police are investigating.

Advertisement

Police investigate after patient suffers 'unexplained injury'

Police have confirmed two people have been arrested after an elderly woman suffered a 'serious and unexplained' injury in hospital and later died.