13 Jan 2020

Fears of violent eruption as lava spews from Philippines volcano

Lava has begun to flow from a volcano in the Philippines leading to warnings from scientists that a major eruption could happen in the next few days.

Huge plumes of ash have already risen from the Taal volcano which is 45 miles south of the capital Manilla. It is estimated that more than 450,000 people live in the danger zone.