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Inquest into the Death of Marc Nelson Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Marc Nelson Announced

Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Ottawa Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Marc Nelson.

Mr. Nelson, 44, died on April 21, 2014, as a result of a work-related injury at a construction site. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Nelson'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. Louise McNaughton-Filion

    Regional Supervising Coroner, East Region, Ottawa

    613-249-0055

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