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JUST IN: Hugo Chavez dead at 58

3 years 6 months 3 weeks ago March 05, 2013 Mar 5, 2013 Tuesday, March 05 2013 March 05, 2013 3:14 PM in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Trey Schmaltz

VENEZUELA- Hugo Chavez, the country's president has died.

The vice-president announced his death late Tuesday afternoon.

Chavez had been undergoing cancer treatment, and had surgery as recently as December.

Chavez was 58-years-old.

Check back HERE for more on this developing story and watch WBRZ News 2 at 5:00 and ABC World News at 5:30 for the latest.

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