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Chile Tsunami Footage (VIDEO): Tsunami Hitting Coastal Town Captured On Video

First Posted: 05/04/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:45 PM ET

Mobile phone footage of a tsunami hitting the resort town of Dichato in Chile after Saturday's earthquake has been discovered, reports The Daily Telegraph.

The video is the only known footage so far of the Chile tsunami caused by the deadly 8.8-magnitude quake which together have killed at least 802 people.

The video was filmed by 20-year-old Jaime Vera. Vera's home was destroyed in the disaster but he managed to escape to safety.

WATCH the footage:

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