Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano Spewing Lava; Mandatory Evacuations

video of the eruption as posted on Hawaii News Now.

Screen capture of a video of the eruption as posted on Hawaii News Now.

A volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii, Kilauea, erupted today around 7 p.m. our time. Lava has been spewing into the residential neighborhood of Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa. There have been mandatory evacuation orders for nearby homes.

There have been multiple quakes including a 5.0 this morning.

Below is live coverage from Hawaii News Now. [UPDATE: The coverage was live but now is repeating earlier coverage.]

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