Villarrica volcano erupts in Chile
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Dramatic volcanic eruption in Chile

The Villarrica volcano in southern Chile has erupted, spewing ash and lava up to 1,000m (3,300ft) into the air.

More than 3,000 people were evacuated from the volcano's vicinity. The mayor of the nearby town of Pucon said residents had left "calmly".

Gideon Long reports from Santiago

  • 03 Mar 2015
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