Indonesian volcano erupts, spews hot ash and rocks
MOUNT MERAPI, Indonesia (AP) -- A state scientist says Indonesia's most volatile volcano has started to erupt, spewing plumes of hot ash and rocks high into the air.
Subandriyo, chief vulcanologist in the area, said Mount Merapi started to erupt just before dusk Tuesday. It had rumbled and groaned for hours.
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