Calbuco volcano news & activity updates:
Calbuco volcano update: Missing excursionist feared dead returned safe
The 21 y-o mountaineer who was missing and feared victim of the eruption has survived and has been rescued, fortunately. Together with a small group of friends, he was on excursion on the mountain when the eruption occurred last night.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015, 19:1019:10 PM | BY: T
During their escape, he decided to stay behind because of cramps and then lost his way, forced to spend the night in the forest, until he could make phone contact with his family this morning.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015, 18:04
The violent eruption of the volcano that had started at 01:00 local time this morning lasted about 6 hours and gradually waned. However, a third explosion in the near future remains a possibility. ... read all