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 Parents who exaggerated girl’s illness to raise money... November 9, 2018 Man arrested for allegedly mugging an 84-year-old in... January 22, 2019 Discover the best online casinos the UK has... February 13, 2019 Everything you need to know about Madrid’s new... November 29, 2018 Spanish Word of the Day: ‘ Zurcir’ January 4, 2019 Heroes return – Euro Weekly News Spain January 2, 2019 Rewarding work for charity rehibilitating and rehoming dogs... May 22, 2019 Sorry not sorry: Spain rejects Mexico’s demand for... March 26, 2019 Far-right rise would give conservatives majority in Spain:... January 2, 2019 Catalan separatists’ trial: Ex-police chief says he was... March 15, 2019 Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.