Hawaii volcano: 6.9 magnitude earthquake follows eruption

Still from drone footage of lava flow in Leilani Estates, Hawaii Photo: Jeremiah Osuna/Facebook (BBC/RNZ)

Fresh eruptions sending fountains of lava 30m out of the ground have taken place on Hawaii’s Big Island, destroying several homes. The Civil Defense Agency said there were fissures on three streets and told any remaining residents to evacuate. It said there were deadly levels of dangerous sulphur dioxide gas in the air and emergency […]

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