Sixty-two dead in Guatemala volcano eruption – official

A woman covered with ash and burn wounds on her legs is taken to hospital after Fuego volcano erupted violently, in El Rodeo, Guatemala. REUTERS/Fabricio Alonzo

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The number of fatalities from a massive volcano eruption in Guatemala rose to 62 on Monday, an official in the Central American country said. Only 13 of the dead have been identified so far, Mirna Zeledon, a spokeswoman for Guatemala’s National Institute of Forensic Sciences told Reuters. The eruption of Fuego […]

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