The judge considers the explosion of Toledo Street in Madrid accidental and files the investigation.
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The Court of Instruction number 35 of Madrid has agreed to file the investigation into the explosion in a parish building on Toledo Street in Madrid, where four people died.
In a car, the judge concludes that after the expert report of the Judicial Police it can be determined that the etiology of the explosion was accidental , without being able to establish a different cause.
On January 20, a gas leak caused this event at 98 Toledo Street, in a building that is owned by the Archdiocese of Madrid.
Explosion in Toledo street in MadridGraphic of the explosion in Toledo Street in Madrid.Henar de Pedro
As a result of the explosion, four people died : the priest Rubén Pérez Ayala, 36; his friend David Santos, a parishioner who came to the building to try to help after the heater stopped working and he detected the smell of gas; Javier, a 45-year-old bricklayer from La Puebla Amoradiel (Toledo) who worked in the building opposite, and Stefko Ivanov, a 46-year-old Bulgarian national who was on the street at the time.