Jacintha Saldanha
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Royal hoax call inquest: Nurse 'very upset' after prank

A nurse found dead after answering a radio station's prank call to staff treating the Duchess of Cambridge was "very upset" after the incident, an inquest has heard.

Jacintha Saldanha was found dead on 7 December 2012, days after speaking to two Australian DJs. The call led to the disclosure of the duchess's treatment.

The nurse thought it was an inquiry from the Queen, the inquest heard.

The BBC's Royal Correspondent Nicholas Witchell reports.

  • 11 Sep 2014
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