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Volcano Erupts in Peru Near Research Team

By: CBS
By: CBS

A volcano erupted in Peru Monday spewing ash into the air.

A team of researchers happened to be on the Ubinas volcano studying it when it erupted sending them scrambling for cover below the crater. (Courtesy: CBS)

A volcano erupted in Peru Monday spewing ash into the air.

A team of researchers happened to be on the Ubinas volcano studying it when it erupted sending them scrambling for cover below the crater.

The volcano hasn't erupted since 2009. The researchers believe Monday’s eruption was due to snow falling into the crater.


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