Volcano erupts on Satsumaio Island in southeast Japan


A volcano has erupted on Satsumaio island in southeastern Japan.

Report says there were no immediate reports of damage on the sparsely populated island in Kagoshima prefecture.

The agency’s local offices advised people to avoid the area, issuing a level 2 warning on a scale of up to 5 following the eruption that occurred around 17:35 JST 

Olusola Akintonde.