Lava Claims ‘Hundreds’ More Homes on Hawaii’s Big Island, Officials Say

A U.S. Geological Survey photo shows lava entering the ocean at Kapoho Bay, Hawaii, on Tuesday. A morning overflight confirmed that lava had completely filled the Bay.

Lava from the Kilauea volcano has filled Kapoho Bay and inundated a section of coastline that was once covered with lush forest and dotted by homes.

(Image credit: U.S. Geological Survey via AP)