Lava Erupts Into Night Sky From Mayon Volcano as Locals Flee

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Authorities in the Philippines evacuated thousands of people from areas surrounding the Mayon volcano in Albay province amid eruptions on January 15.

This video by Mary Vienmae M Pasibe shows lava spewing from the crater and flowing down the mountainside.

Over 12,000 residents were taken to evacuation centers, according to reports quoting the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council. Credit: Mary Vienmae M. Pasibe via Storyful