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Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano erupts

Smoke rises from Mexico's volcano Popocatepetl in Puebla on April 7, 2012. – Reuters picSmoke rises from Mexico's volcano Popocatepetl in Puebla on April 7, 2012. – Reuters picMEXICO CITY, April 17 — Tweeps are reporting that “The Popocatepetl volcano, located near Mexico City, has erupted... The ash is covering the city of Puebla.”

People living nearby the Popocatepetl volcano (aka “Don Goyo”) are tweeting images of the ash cloud as it rises out of the volcano and saying that Mexican authorities have raised the alert level to “yellow phase three.” — AFP-Relaxnews

 

 

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