Money before care attitude led to death of master drummer

–family alleges

Local master drummer Curt Primo died on Thursday morning after what his relatives have described as the failure of staff at the Woodlands and Georgetown Public hospitals to treat his respiratory ailment with the urgency it deserved.

Yesterday they were still trying to come to grips with his death and the fact that they watched the 36-year-old father of one suffer for several days before he succumbed. Prior to being taken to the public medical institution he had sought medical attention at the Woodlands Hospital.

Relatives said that they had to ask for a referral to the  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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