Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Ottawa Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Daniel Milton.
Mr. Milton, 42, died on April 25, 2016 when he was hit by a vehicle while working at a highway construction project in Renfrew County. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the events surrounding his death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.
Details regarding the date and location will be provided at a later date when the information becomes available. Dr. Robert Reddoch will preside as inquest coroner and Jeffery Richardson will be counsel to the coroner.