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'Volcano of Fire' eruption kills 25 in Guatemala

'Volcano of Fire' eruption kills 25 in Guatemala

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At least 25 people have died after Guatemala's "Volcano of Fire" erupted, spewing lava into a village and sending smoke and ash billowing into the sky. "It's a river of lava that overflowed its banks and affected the El Rodeo village. There are injured, burned and dead people," said Sergio Cabanas, head of Guatemala's disaster agency Conred. He said four people had died when lava set a house on fire and two children were killed while standing on a bridge watching the eruption.The death toll stands at 25, including at least three children, but that number is expected to rise.Nearly 300 are believed to have been injured.Around 3,100 people have been evacuated from nearby communities according to authorities. Image: At least six ...