Spain News Final autopsy: Spanish toddler died from fall down well, not from rescue pickaxe blow written by admin April 15, 2019 Spanish society started the year gripped by the heartbreaking disappearance of a Malaga toddler, who had fallen down a narrow, unmarked borehole while on a walk in the countryside with his parents. After a problem-ridden rescue mission in which dozens of rescue workers helped to dig up upwards of 40,000 tonnes of earth, the child’s lifeless body was found thirteen days later. Julen’s tragic fate put the spotlight on the 500,000 illegal wells found across Spain, including those on the plot in which he died as well as its owner, who is being investigated for involuntary manslaughter. But despite the fact that the initial autopsy ruled that Julen had died soon after falling down the 110-metre-deep shaft from numerous bodily and head traumas, landowner David Serrano presented a case together with his defense lawyer that spread doubt about these initial forensic findings. “His parents heard him cry for 30 seconds, it’s impossible that the boy could’ve hit his head again as he fell standing,” lawyer Antonio Flores is quoted as saying by El Economista. “It could’ve been one of the impacts of the rescue team’s pickaxes that caused Julen’s death.” Serrano and his team’s accusations, presented in late February and backed up with alleged evidence of the child’s hair on one of the pickaxes, have now been fully dismissed by the final autopsy carried out on little Julen. Pathologists on Monday reported that Julen died around 1:50 pm on January 13, 2019 and that ” the main cause of death was the accidental fall,” during which he suffered traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries “, according to judicial sources. The forensic team completely ruled out the possibility of rescuers having accidentally hurt Julen with their digging tools as the report found “no cranial fractures” on the child. The confirmed time of death doesn’t correspond either with the time at which pickaxes were used, with the rescue team only making use of these four hours after his death. SEE ALSO: The images that tell the story of the hunt for missing Julen Source link autopsyfinalpickaxerescuespanishtoddler 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest admin Momizat Team specialize in designing WordPress themes ... Momizat Team specialize in designing WordPress themes previous post N.S. report calls for improved representation for black, Acadian voters – Halifax next post Barry season 3 air date, cast, trailer, plot: When is the new series out? | TV & Radio | Showbiz & TV Related Articles TREASURE TROVE: Colombian official denies making agreement with... December 14, 2018 Armed bank robbers aged 80 and 73 detained... March 23, 2019 CORPSE FOUND: Lifeless body found on a Costa... January 4, 2019 Unaccompanied kids arriving in Spain – a challenge,... March 6, 2019 13 of the very best luxury getaways to... November 15, 2018 Death toll reaches three as Spanish woman dies... January 12, 2019 British Consul addresses Brexit concerns in Mojacar January 26, 2019 ADOPTION: Placid Petra is looking for a quiet... December 29, 2018 Spanish valley put forward as candidate for World... April 7, 2019 SEIZED: Huge haul of ‘cannibalised’ firearms recovered in... January 7, 2019 Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.