Villagers inspect the damage at their home in an area affected by the eruption of Mount Semeru in East Java. Photo: AP
Villagers inspect the damage at their home in an area affected by the eruption of Mount Semeru in East Java. Photo: AP
Indonesia

Semeru volcano eruption kills at least 14 Indonesians, with 1,300 evacuated

  • Semeru threw up towers of ash and hot clouds on Saturday that blanketed nearby villages in East Java province and sent people fleeing in panic
  • A spokesman from the disaster agency said at least 14 villagers died from severe burns and 56 were hospitalised, including 16 in critical condition

Topic |   Indonesia
Villagers inspect the damage at their home in an area affected by the eruption of Mount Semeru in East Java. Photo: AP
Villagers inspect the damage at their home in an area affected by the eruption of Mount Semeru in East Java. Photo: AP
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