Videos and details from eyewitnesses after deadly volcano eruption

Nine Americans were on the New Zealand island when the deadly eruption that killed at least 6 people occurred.
3:34 | 12/10/19

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Michael. We go overseas to that deadly volcano eruption in New Zealand. This morning we now know nine Americans were there during the explosion that killed at least six people. Some are still unaccounted for. Marcus Moore is there starting us off with the latest. Good morning, Marcus. Reporter: Michael, good morning. In the time that we have been on the ground here in New Zealand, we have watched steam rising from the volcano. More than a day after it erupted. Officials here say there's a 50% chance there could be another eruption as the death toll climbs higher. New video showing the moments after that deadly eruption. You can hear panicked tourists watching in disbelief. Nature's fury in full view. To those who have lost or are missing family and friends, we share in your unfathomable grief and in your sorrow. Reporter: 47 people including 9 Americans were on the volcano when it erupted. Ash soaring 12,000 feet into the air. This morning six confirmed dead while 31 remain in the hospital. A majority suffering burns over 30% of their bodies. And officials warn that some could still lose their lives. It's important not to underestimate the gravity of the injuries suffered. It is possible that not all of the patients will survive but at this stage everybody is receiving the care that they require. Reporter: According to officials Americans are among the eight still missing on the island. But police say a flyover Monday showed, quote, no signs of life. They spent about 45 minutes and provided a pretty good indication that we do not believe anybody else has survived that explosion. Reporter: Matthew and Lauren urey were on their honeymoon visiting the island when it erupted. Matthew's mother sharing the voice mail he left after the eruption with "Inside edition." This isn't a joke. The volcano actually erupted while we were on the island. Lauren and I got pretty badly burned so we're in a hospital in New Zealand. My hands are burned so I can't use my phone. Reporter: It shows a group of people inside the volcano taken minutes before the explosions. Some of the tourists trapped on the island were passengers on of "Ovation of the seas." Michael Schade shooting this. He left the island 20 minutes before it erupted. He show a helicopter smothered in ash. Another in a tour boat and turned it around to begin the We started to treat people the best we could but everybody was horrifically burned. We had 23 on the boat that we had and five of those are now deceased. Rescue helicopters combing the island lifting some of the injured back to shore for treatment. There remains significant uncertainty about any future Reporter: So far first responders have not been able to return to comb the rocky moonlighterrain by foot. The island deemed too dangerous. And the family that owns the island has said that they are absolutely heartbroken by what's happened here and sent their condolences to the affected families but, robin, officials still have not been able to did a to row search because it's still too unstable. Thanks, Marcus. New details now on the sudden death of rapper juice

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