Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Italy: Climber killed in sudden volcanic eruption


Zubair Yaqoob
The author has diversified experience in investigative journalism. He is Chief content editor at
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Sudden volcanic eruption on the island of Stromboli, Italy caused a climber’s death on Wednesday while tourists fled to the sea.

The volcano was known to be active but last night had two strong eruptions.

“Unfortunately a man died, there are some tourists injured but nothing serious,” Calogero Foti’s emergency officer told local Italian television station.


The AGI news agency reported that the 35-year-old man was from Messina a harbor city in northeast Sicily  and was climbing with a Brazilian friend who was found to be dehydrated and in a state of shock.

They run below the 400 meter level at set altitude limits to require a direction.

A naval ship has been sent to an area of ​​12 square kilometers, possibly a massive transfer with 70 residents and tourists.

The Italian Institute of Earthquakes (INGV) said there were two major eruptions in the south-central region of volcanic crater on Wednesday, one of the largest eruption ever recorded in the archipelago.

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