A 42-year-old man died today, after throwing himself at the Loa River, a 10-year-old girl is still missing out on the river.
Kalama, the mayor of Daniel Augusto confirmed the information in 24 hours. "She fell on the girl, unfortunately, the desire to save her father dumped her and she lost her life," he said. Firefighters and Carabineros Gope work to find the little one.
The river had a rainfall product registered in the north of the country, winter in the highlands.
"In the morning and this morning we are setting the state of peoples and the flow has increased, since the current flow was in the municipality of Calama, especially in the crossroads of the city," added Agusto.
Meanwhile, according to Onemi, in the municipality of San Pedro de Atacama, 10 homes were small due to the precipitation. According to the information provided by the National Emergency Department of the Interior Ministry, the Yellow alert in the province of El Loa and in the municipality of Antofagasta is maintained.