Correspondents from CNN Chile confirm that the child’s body is already in the legal medical service.
The emergency teams of Cobquecura, in the Ñuble region, unleashed an intense search along the coast.
The operation was carried out because a large wave dragged a child of three years offshore with his father.
The incident occurred at around 3:30 p.m. in the town of Pilicura, five kilometers north of Cobquecura, according to information from our correspondents in the area.
The adult managed to get out of the water, while the minor did not appear. Staff of Carabineros, Firemen and even the local Family Health Center, helping to find the whereabouts of the minor.
An hour later, at around 4:30 p.m., the sea dragged the boy to the mainland again. He was found dead and his body is in the Legal Medical Service.