A lava flow moves down a street in the Leilani Estates on Hawaii's Big Island on Sunday. On Wednesday more people were evacuated from their homes as toxic gases and more lava were vented into a neighbourhood. Photo: US Geological Survey

More Hawaii residents forced to evacuate as new volcano fissures vent lava and toxic gas in neighbourhood

So far, volcanic vents and lava flows have destroyed 36 structures since the Kilauea volcano erupted on Thursday; all 1,700 residents of the Leilani area have been told to leave their homes

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A lava flow moves down a street in the Leilani Estates on Hawaii's Big Island on Sunday. On Wednesday more people were evacuated from their homes as toxic gases and more lava were vented into a neighbourhood. Photo: US Geological Survey
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