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Iceland volcano: Aerial footage reveals lava burning homes


A number of homes and buildings within the Icelandic city of Grindavik have been engulfed in flames after lava surrounded them.

The city was initially evacuated in November after an earlier eruption, with some residents being quickly allowed residence. Defences have been then inbuilt December, to stop lava reaching properties, however some have now been partially breached.

Drone footage from 14 January reveals the extent of the injury being brought on by lava that spewed from the bottom, after two fissures opened close by.

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