Mount Ontake Eruption Caught on Film
Japan's Mount Ontake volcano erupted this week on September 28th. BBC news reports it has claimed 34 lives. Fortunately some 200 other climbers were able to escape quickly with little to no harm caused.
The video gives us an astonishing first hand view of the volcanic ash attempting to swallow a group of climbers as they descend the mountainous ridge to safety. Click to watch.