Amy’s death: Inquest opens

THE inquest into the death of Doncaster teenager Amy Kirkby has been adjourned for further medical investigations.

Amy, aged 15, was certified dead at Doncaster Royal Infirmary on September 2 after being found unresponsive in the bathroom of her family home in Brompton Road, Sprotbrough.

Her father, Simon Kirkby, gave evidence of identification and was granted a cremation certificate by Assistant Coroner Mark Beresford. No formal cause of death was given at the inquest on the Ridgewood School pupil, and more tests will be carried out.