Hawaii volcano: Man’s leg ‘shattered’ after being hit by lava stream on his balcony

Hawaii volcano: Man’s leg ‘shattered’ after being hit by lava stream on his balconyMajor evacuation routes could be blocked off by lava streams as the first serious casualty was reported during fresh eruptions from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano. The unnamed man was hit by a “lava spatter” as he sat on the balcony of his property in the town of Pahoa on Saturday. Authorities have warned that the chunks of molten rock can weigh as much as a refrigerator and that even small pieces can kill.



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