Evacuations urged in Hawaii as lava flow advances

Evacuations urged in Hawaii as lava flow advancesAuthorities urged people in Hawaii Wednesday to evacuate an area at risk of being cut off by a flood of lava from the erupting Kilauea volcano. “Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports that lava from several fissures continues to advance toward the Kapoho area,” a Civil Defense message said, referencing an area that was devastated during a 1960 eruption. “Residents of Kapoho Beach Lots and Vacationland are advised to evacuate.



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