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Earthquake impact on Santa Cruz, Chile


The BBC's Steve Kingstone reports on the earthquake damage in Santa Cruz, which lies between Chile's two main cities of Santiago and Concepcion.

Santa Cruz is struggling to restore basic facilities like electricity.

It lies approximately 300 kilometres from the earthquake's epicentre.


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