Eruption of lava continues from vent in Hawaii neighborhood

  • This photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows sunrise highlighting twin pillars of rising gases that merge into a towering cap above Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the island of Hawaii, Friday, June 8, 2018.(U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

  • This photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows fountaining from what is known as fissure 8 in Kīlauea Volcano’s lower East Rift Zone above Kapoho on the island of Hawaii at around 3 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2018. Lava reached heights of heights of 180 to 220 feet (37 to 67 meters). (U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

  • This photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava from Kilauea Volcano continuing to pour into the ocean near the town of Kapoho on the island of Hawaii, Friday morning, June 8, 2018. (U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

  • This photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava from Kilaeua Volcano continuing to flow into the ocean in the vicinity of Kapoho Bay and Vacationland on the island of Hawaii, Friday morning, June 8, 2018. (U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

  • This photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows a Hawaii Volcano Observatory scientist measuring fountain height and taking high-resolution video to determine whether the volume of material exiting what is known as fissure 8 has changed, above the town of Kapoho on the island of Hawaii, Friday, June 8, 2018. (U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

HONOLULU — A Hawaii volcano continues to erupt from a vent in a Big Island community, sending a stream of lava toward the ocean.

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