A 73-year-old woman was confirmed dead after the earthquake struck Saturday night.
According to the director of Onemi, Ricardo Toro, the victim was in a restaurant when he suffered a cardiac arrest while evacuating the place.
The unfortunate event occurred in a local Peñuelas, which was also confirmed by the mayor of the commune, Marcelo Pereira.
Meanwhile, in La Serena also confirmed a fatal victim. It's about a man of about 60 who suffered a heart attack inside his vehicle on Route 5 with Four Corners.