Botched injection killed mother Epidural botched injection 27.11.2006 After being given an epidural injection in her arm instead of her spine, theatre nurse Mayra Cabrera, 30, died within an hour after giving birth to son, Zac, at Great Western Hospital, Swindon. Her husband Arnel, 37, said: "My wife was my life. She was everything to me." Arnel added: "She gave birth to our son and I was holding him in my arms and then things happened all at once. She had a seizure and the crash team came in. I told Mayra I loved her and she said she loved me. They were her last words."An inquiry was launched by Wiltshire police and found that the epidural anaesthetic had been injected into Mayra's arm. The Swindon and Marlborough NHS admitted liability for the botched injection. If you or someone you know has been effected by a similar incident, our solicitors can help claim for compensation. Fill in our online claims form for free advice. Related articles 23.05.2017Terminally Ill Hospital Worker Appeals To Former Colleagues After Asbestos Cancer Diagnosis 23.05.2017Taylor Report Expected To Recommend Right To Request Guaranteed Hours 23.05.2017Tribunal To Determine Status Of Deliveroo Riders 22.05.2017Former Commercial Manager Appeals To Former Colleagues For Help Following Cancer Diagnosis 22.05.2017Wallsend Road Bridge Asbestos Removal Welcomed 'But Questions Remain'