Man, 30, died after cardiac arrest, inquest hears

PUBLISHED: 11:57 22 April 2020 | UPDATED: 11:57 22 April 2020

Norfolk Coroner's Court in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Norfolk Coroner's Court in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Archant Norfolk 2016

A 30-year-old man died in hospital after going into cardiac arrest, an inquest has heard.

Kitt Blake, from Stone Lane in Hingham, died on Monday April, 13.

An inquest into his death was opened at Norfolk Coroner’s Court in Norwich on Wednesday April, 22 by area coroner Yvonne Blake.

The court heard Mr Blake worked as a business owner and died at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

The medical cause of death was given as hypoxic brain injury due to an out of hospital cardiac arrest.

The body of Mr Blake was identified by a mortuary assistant at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, the inquest heard.

A full inquest has been adjourned until Thursday July, 2.

It will be held at Norfolk’s Coroner Court on King Street in Norwich.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press