A man stands on the crater rim of Mount St. Helens, with Mount Adams in the background, in 2006. The 2018 eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has created concerns that US West Coast volcanoes, including St. Helens, and Adams, could also erupt. Photo: AP

Hawaii volcano sparks fears that the ‘Ring of Fire’ will see US West Coast eruptions

The West Coast is home to an 800-mile-long chain of volcanoes connected to the ‘Ring of Fire’, an area of the Pacific Ocean that is prone to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions

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A man stands on the crater rim of Mount St. Helens, with Mount Adams in the background, in 2006. The 2018 eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has created concerns that US West Coast volcanoes, including St. Helens, and Adams, could also erupt. Photo: AP
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