Parents appeal for further investigation into girl’s death

Guardia Civil's final report maintains she was hit by train

Lucía's parents Almudena Hidalgo and Antonio Vivar at a press conference last month (Photo: EFE)

THE parents of Lucía Vivar, the three-year-old girl who was found dead on the train tracks outside Álora after going missing from the Pizarra station in July, have submitted a court writ requesting further investigation after the Guardia Civil report on the incident concluded her death was an accident.

The final investigation report submitted to the court by the investigaors maintains that on the night of the incident Lucía became lost and walked some four kilometres along the tracks in the dark before finally falling asleep, and was hit by the first passing train in the morning.

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