Rubble Smolders After Mt. Etna Eruption

Police and emergency crews used snowmobiles to access Mt. Etna after a violent explosion injured ten tourists on March 16. Some vulcanologists from INGV Catania were present and said the situation wasn’t serious.

BBC reporter Rebecca Morelle was close to the crater when the explosion happened and described the event with many tweets. This timelapse released by INGV shows the explosion moment at 11:32 UTC. Credit: Polizia di Stato via Storyful