This two story hospital wing in Cauquenes, Chile suffered severe damage to the wall of the first floor as a result of the M 8.8 earthquake on Feb. 27, 2010. This building must be torn down. All patients were successfully evacuated at 3:34 AM after the earthquake shaking started.

Photo by: Walter Mooney, U.S. Geological Survey

Uploaded by U.S. Geological Survey on 31 Mar 10, 8.05AM PDT.