Inquest Into the Death of Nicholas Lalonde Announced
Dr. Jack Stanborough, Regional Supervising Coroner for West Region, Hamilton Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Nicholas Lalonde.
Mr. Lalonde, aged 23, died on October 11, 2013 while working on a construction site in Waterloo. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Lalonde's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.
Details regarding the date and location will be provided when the information becomes available. Dr. John Ewen will preside as inquest coroner and Sidney McLean will be counsel to the coroner.