Tag: volcano

Erupting Mount Etna volcano sparks EARTHQUAKE in Sicily, injuring ten and sending panicked villagers fleeing their homes as cracks appear in the street

A quake triggered by Mount Etna’s ongoing eruption jolted eastern Sicily before dawn Wednesday, slightly injuring 10 people and prompting frightened Italian villagers to flee their homes. Italy’s Civil Protection officials said the quake, which struck at 3.19am, was part of a swarm of some 1,000 tremors, most of […]

Mount Etna: 4.8-magnitude earthquake jolts Sicily

An ongoing eruption of Mount Etna, Europe’s biggest and most active volcano, has triggered a 4.8-magnitude earthquake that injured 28 people and damaged buildings in the early hours of Wednesday. The quake was the biggest since the volcano came to life again on Monday with hundreds of small and […]