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Being kicked and Tasered contributed to death of footballer, court told

Prolonged discharge of Taser and repeated kicks to the head "changed his trajectory to one of dying", an emergency department doctor has told jurors in the Dalian Atkinson trial.

Dalian Atkinson

Dalian Atkinson

Date - 26th May 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
Dr Jasmeet Soar, a specialist in intensive care medicine, was questioned by prosecutor Alexandra Healy QC on the sixteenth day of the trial.  Dr Soar told the court Mr Atkinson’s pre-existing medical conditions, including kidney disease...
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