Student at Hatfield’s University of Hertfordshire dies after “self-harm”

PUBLISHED: 15:38 13 May 2015 | UPDATED: 15:40 13 May 2015

University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire


A student at Hatfield’s University of Hertfordshire has died, apparently from self-inflicted injuries.

A 19-year-old student died in Stevenage’s Lister Hospital yesterday, after injuring himself outside on the de Havilland Campus at about 2.15am.

A police spokesman said: “Police were contacted by security staff at the University of Hertfordshire following an incident in which a 19-year-old student had self-harmed, causing himself significant injuries. The man was taken by ambulance to the Lister Hospital where he sadly died as a result of his injuries. The incident is not being treated as suspicious at this time.”

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