Guatemala volcano: Dozens die as Fuego volcano erupts


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DocM

Second eruption this year

 

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-44350974

 

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Twenty-five people have been killed and hundreds injured in the most violent eruption in decades in Guatemala

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A flow of lava hit the village of El Rodeo, killing people inside houses. The main airport in Guatemala City has been closed.
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Videos published by local media show bodies lying on top of a lava flow and rescuers attending to people covered in ash.
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macrosslover

Was there no warning, such as the ground shaking, or minor earthquakes beforehand that let people know it's time to gtfo?

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DocM

It's a constantly active volcano, famous for spitting ash every 20-30 minutes, so earthquakes are part of the scenery.  But every now and then....

 

You know what they say about getting in a cage with bears?

 

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