6 killed by hot lava as Indonesia volcano erupts

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August 10, 2013 AT 9:37 AM
Gushing hot lava from Mount Rokatenda erupted killing six people sleeping in a beach village in eastern Indonesia, after ash and smoke shot up to 2,000 meters into the air. Nearly 3,000 people were evacuated from the area on Palue island. The volcano has been rumbling since October 2012.