"Explosive eruption" of La Soufriere volcano prompts evacuations for St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Volcano eruption in Caribbean prompts mass evacuation during popular vacation week. The La Soufrière volcano on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent erupted Friday after authorities ordered the mandatory emergency evacuations of thousands. Ash plumes from explosive eruption rocketed up 20,000 feet and were headed to the east, the country's National Emergency Management Organization tweeted Friday. Check out the link to read more about this.