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Inquest into the Death of Timothy Desgrosseilliers Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Timothy Desgrosseilliers Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. David Cameron, Regional Supervising Coroner for Inquests, announced today that an inquest will be held into the death of Timothy Desgrosseilliers.

Mr. Desgrosseilliers, 52, died on September 8, 2017, from injuries sustained while working at a construction site in Toronto. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Desgrosseilliers' death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing further deaths.

The inquest is expected to last five days and hear from 10 witnesses.

The inquest will start at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 6, 2020, at the Coroner's Courts, 25 Morton Shulman Ave., Toronto.  Dr. Robert Boyko will preside as inquest coroner and Tim DiMuzio will be counsel to the coroner.

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