Inquest into the death of ELFRIEDE ADELE TREMETHICK
Ms Tremethick was an 85 year old woman with a prior history of congestive heart failure. On the day she died, 21 October 2016, she reportedly fell down a short ramp at home after tripping on an exposed nail. She did not have a prior history of falls. She appeared to suffer a lacerated forearm with a possible fracture. The ACT Ambulance Service (“ACTAS”) were called to provide assistance and attended at Ms Tremethick’s residence.
Coroner P.J. Morrison on 27 February 2018