Martyn Hett was unlawfully killed on 22nd May 2017 in the City Room of the Manchester Arena in the Victoria Exchange Complex.
When the bomb detonated, Martyn Hett was approximately four metres from the seat of the explosion.
Following the detonation, Martyn Hett was lying on his front on the floor of the City Room. He was motionless. A TravelSafe officer checked on him but Martyn Hett did not respond.
Martyn Hett was seen on video footage subsequently, lying in the same position. He had not moved. By 22:53, Martyn Hett was covered.
A tag was placed on Martyn Hett at 23:44 to confirm that he was dead.
A post‑mortem examination confirmed that Martyn Hett’s death was caused by multiple injuries. These injuries were sustained as a result of the explosion. His injuries were unsurvivable.