Mount Aso volcano erupts in JapanPosted On: Apr. 17, 2019 6:15 AM CST
The Japan Meteorological Agency said that the Mount Aso volcano in Kumamoto Prefecture erupted on April 16, The Asahi Shimbun reported. The agency said that volcanic fumes and ash reached a height of 200 meters. The agency also raised the alert level for Mount Aso after detecting volcanic tremors in the region.