New eruption from Kilauea in Hawaii

The latest eruption occurred around 5:51 p.m. local time, according to the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency, citing a report from the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
1:09 | 05/22/18

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More evacuations could be ordered on Hawaii's big island after new eruption overnight had to kill a way a volcano. New video from above shows a river of lava flowing toward the ocean. Of people are being warned to stay away from the top sixteen that's created when that lava hits the water ABC's Matt Gutman shows us more. We're here just near Fisher number twenty and it is shooting Lama at least a hundred feet into the air now. What I surely something this cauldron over there is putting out an enormous amount of lobbed a terrific fracturing or. That it's going down into you and all of this has been flowing steadily. In June the ocean and that is what it's creating these ladies that's the steam created in the lava hits the cool ocean. Also putting all these very dangerous particles. That. Basically like tiny glass particles that take a look at this this is a crack in the ground from that. There is so much activity underground that everywhere we've gone we've seen these bursts from that thing comes through the problem is increased brush fires. Making things even more complicated. And risky. First responders. Back up and ABC news Kapono why.

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