Volcano in Guatemala Erupts, Killing Dozens
At least 25 have been killed and hundreds injured after Guatemala’s Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday. The volcano, one of the most active in Central America and located around 25 miles from the capital Guatemala City, sent a five-mile stream of lava into the village of El Rodeo. It’s the second eruption this year and the largest since 1974 according to local observers. Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said a national emergency response had been put into effect as explosions continued and the capital’s airport closed due to falling ash.