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Emiliano Sala died from 'head and trunk injuries'

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An post mortem examination into the death of footballer Emiliano Sala has shown he died from ''head and trunk injuries'', an inquest at Dorset Coroner's Court heard.

Proceedings for a pre-inquest review have been adjourned until November 6, after the court heard an Air Accidents Investigation Branch inquiry into the tragedy could take between six months and a year.

The Argentine footballer was travelling from Nantes to Cardiff in a light aircraft flown by pilot David Ibbotson when it lost contact with air traffic control over the Channel north of Guernsey on January 21.

Sala's body was recovered from the underwater wreckage last week and brought to shore at Portland, which is why the inquest is taking place in Dorset.