AN inquest has been opened into the death of Patricia Ann Ganderton, aged 64, who was reportedly killed by a cow.

The inquest has been scheduled for Monday, July 23, at 2pm at Stourport Coroner's Court, with coroner Geraint Urias Williams presiding. The hearing is set to last an hour.

The Worcester News understands that the woman suffered fatal injuries when a cow attacked her on a farm in Hallow.