Lava threatens Icelandic town as volcanic fissure grows

By Marco Di Marco
Updated May 30 2024 - 11:30am, first published 11:25am
Spewing lava has cuts off roads to an Icelandic town and forced the evacuation of geothermal spa. (AP PHOTO)
Spewing lava has cuts off roads to an Icelandic town and forced the evacuation of geothermal spa. (AP PHOTO)

A volcano in southwestern Iceland has erupted for the fifth time since December, spewing red lava that once again threatens the coastal town of Grindavik and led to the evacuation of the popular Blue Lagoon geothermal spa.

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