AN 86-YEAR-old man was found hanging at a care home near Totton, an inquest opening has heard.

Cyril David Adams was discovered unresponsive in his room at Laurel Care Home, in Calmore, on November 8.

A post mortem was carried out following Mr Adams’ death by pathologist Dr Vipul Foria which gave a cause of death as hanging.

An inquest has now been opened by area coroner Rosamund Rhodes-Kemp at Winchester Coroner’s Court, with a full inquest taking place on June 15, next year.