Mount Etna Spews Column of Ash and Smoke Into Sicilian Sky

Volcanic activity at Mount Etna on Thursday, March 4, sent a tall column of ash and smoke into the sky.

Massimiliano Preciso shared video of the plume that he shot from nearby Catania.

INGV, Italy’s national volcanology institute, reported Strombolian activity and a lava overflow at Etna from the early hours of March 4. Credit: Massimiliano Preciso via Storyful