The Navy informed that it is the 1st Corporal IM Felipe Álvarez Neira. The institution has instituted a summary administrative investigation to determine the causes of the accident and possible liabilities.
By means of a declaration, the Armada reported the death of a Marine Corps officer during a night military drill.
As detailed by the institution, it is a question of 1º final IM Carlos Felipe Álvarez Neira, who lost his life after suffering an accident during the execution of a night military exercise of the Amphibious Expedition Brigade (Marine Infantry) in the training camp of Puerto Aldea, fourth region
After Urgent medical care given to him at the Advanced Medical Post at the same location, the 31-year-old wounded was transferred to Coquimbo Base Hospital.
Despite all the efforts of the medical team, Corporal Alvarez died around 00.35 on Tuesday.
The Navy ordered a summary administrative investigation to determine the causes of the accident and possible liabilities.
The Institution deeply lamented the death of a member of our Marine Corps, while providing full support to his family group and publicly expresses his condolences to the family of the First Corporal IM Carlos Felipe Álvarez Neira.