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Inquest into the Deaths of Normand Bisaillon and Marc Methe Announced

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Inquest into the Deaths of Normand Bisaillon and Marc Methe Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. Dave Cameron, Regional Supervising Coroner for North Region, Sudbury Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the deaths of Normand Bisaillon and Marc Methe.

Mr. Bisaillon, 49, and Mr. Methe, 34, died on May 6, 2014, while working underground at the Lockerby Mine. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.  

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding their deaths. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing future deaths.

Details regarding the date and location will be provided at a later date when the information becomes available. Dr. Steven Bodley will preside as inquest coroner. Julie Lefebvre will be counsel to the coroner.

Media Contacts

  • Dr. Dave Cameron

    Regional Supervising Coroner for North Region, Sudbury Office

    705-564-6149

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