Chesterfield hospital releases statement after death of patient
Chesterfield Royal Hospital has this afternoon issued a statement following the death of a patient.
A hospital spokesman said: "Our thoughts and condolences are with the family of a patient who died at Chesterfield Royal Hospital this morning.
"We are also concerned for the well-being of our staff and are offering appropriate support for those affected by the incident.
"In circumstances like this, where a suicide is suspected or confirmed, the death is reported to Derbyshire Constabulary and an investigation takes place to inform the inquest process for HM the Coroner."
No further information is available at this time.
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