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Driving into Iceland volcanic ash cloud


The eruption of a volcano in the Eyjafjallajoekull area has produced a vast ash cloud, blocking out sunlight in the region.

The eruption under a glacier is the second in Iceland in less than a month.

A TV crew managed to drive through the ash to the east of the glacier volcano. The cloud was so dense it blotted out the sun


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