Paula Reports-Kilauea Volcano Erupted! Now Breaking News!
Massive 6.9-magnitude quake rocks Big Island as eruption continues
Lava flowed down a residential street in Hawaii Friday after the Kilauea volcano erupted, USA Today says. No injuries have been reported, and the governor has ordered the evacuation of Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens in the Puna district, about 25 miles from the volcano, The Washington Post reports. A magnitude 5.0 earthquake was recorded hours before the eruption began Thursday, setting of smaller temblors throughout the area and cracking roads.