Explosive eruption at La Soufriere volcano

Explosive eruption at La Soufrire volcano on April 9. Photo credit: UWI SRC

The first explosive eruption has occurred at the La Soufriere volcano in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

It was recorded around 8:41 am.

The UWI Seismic Research Centre says this is a culmination of the seismic activity that began on April 8. The eruption is ongoing and more information will be shared as things progress.

Prime Minister Dr.  Ralph Gonsalves ordered the evacuation of the Red Zone yesterday.


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