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Inquest Into the Death Of Eric Leighton Announced

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Inquest Into the Death Of Eric Leighton Announced

Kingston -- Dr. Roger Skinner, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Eric Leighton.

Eric Leighton, aged 18, died on May 26, 2011, from injuries sustained in a high school shop class explosion. The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Eric Leighton's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths. Details regarding the date, location and presiding coroner will be announced when the information becomes available.

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  • Dr. Roger Skinner

    Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office

    (613) 544-1596

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