Parts of South America bombarded with dangerous UV radiation

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In the depths of a chilly Winter in the northern hemisphere, it’s hard to imagine but there’s actually too much sunshine for many in summertime South America.

More precisely, it’s ultraviolet radiation that’s reaching dangerous levels in parts of Chile, Bolivia and Peru.

CCTV America’s Dan Collyns reports from Lima.

Parts of South America bombarded with dangerous UV radiation

Parts of South America bombarded with dangerous UV radiation

In the depths of a chilly Winter in the northern hemisphere, it's hard to imagine but there's actually too much sunshine for many in summertime South America. More precisely, it's ultraviolet radiation that's reaching dangerous levels in parts of Chile, Bolivia and Peru.