'Violent' Eruption Sends Plume High Into Sky Over Mount Etna

A “violent” eruption took place at Italy’s Mount Etna on September 21, TGR Sicily reported.

The plume of ash reached an altitude of 9,000 metres, according to the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology.

This footage, posted to Twitter by Dario Scapellato, shows the plume rising from Mount Etna in what was the first eruption after a three-week hiatus. Credit: Dario Scapellato via Storyful

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