Kilauea volcano erupts
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Hawaii’s famed Kilauea volcano erupts

Kilauea volcano erupts

An aerial view shows smoke rising from the Puu Oo crater on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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Kilauea volcano erupts

A highly anticipated, but feared, volcanic eruption occurs within the Leilani Estates subdivision, threatening a home lying directly in its path after the Kilauea volcano eruption.

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Kilauea volcano erupts

Volcano evacuee Stella Calio, a resident of Leilani Estates, watches social media videos of the volcanic eruption that took place just blocks from her home.

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Kilauea volcano erupts

In this photo released by U.S. Geological Survey, lava is shown burning in the Leilani Estates subdivision near the town of Pahoa on Hawaii Island.

 (U.S. Geological Survey)
Kilauea volcano erupts

An ash plume rises above the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island.

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Kilauea volcano erupts

 A handout photo made available by the U.S. Geological Survey shows a fissure producing lava in Leilani Estates after eruptions began on Kilauea volcano’s lower East Rift Zone near Pahoa, Hawaii.

 (U.S. Geological Survey)
Kilauea volcano erupts

A driver makes a U-turn as the road was blocked by authorities after Hawaii County ordered evacuations for all of Leilani Estates, near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island, Hawaii.

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