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UK hospital says royal prank call appalling after nurse death

A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance is loaded with a body at the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A stretcher is brought from a private ambulance into the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A stretcher is brought from a private ambulance into the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A stretcher is brought from a private ambulance into the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A private ambulance leaves the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance leaves the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance leaves the block of flats where the nurse Jacintha Saldanha lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

John Lofthouse, chief executive of the King Edward VII Hospital, gives a statement to the media about the death of the nurse Jacintha Saldanha near the hospital in central London on December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A private ambulance leaves the block of flats with the body nurse Jacintha Saldanha, where she had lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance leaves the block of flats with the body nurse Jacintha Saldanha, where she had lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A private ambulance leaves the block of flats with the body nurse Jacintha Saldanha, where she had lived near the King Edward VII Hospital in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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Police officers stand outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Police officers stand outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Police officers stand outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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Police officers walk outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Police officers walk outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Police officers walk outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A police officer is reflected as he stands outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A police officer is reflected as he stands outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A police officer is reflected as he stands outside King Edward VII hospital, a day after Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge was discharged in central London December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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