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County coroner in Cincinnati dies after fall

CINCINNATI -- The county coroner in Cincinnati has died, more than a week after he fell and injured his head.

Hamilton County Coroner Anant Bhati died late Friday at University Hospital. Hospital officials declined to detail the cause of death, according to cincinnati.com.


The 71-year-old doctor had fallen outside the Westin Hotel Downtown on Feb. 8.

A native of Jodphur, India, Bhati had also been director of gynecology at Good Samaritan since 1980. He delivered thousands of babies at the hospital, according to cincinnati.com.

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