Tsunami Set Off by Volcanic Eruption Kills 222 in Indonesia | CBN News

CARITA BEACH, Indonesia (AP) — The deadly tsunami struck in the dark, without warning.At least 222 people were killed as waves smashed into houses, hotels and other beachside buildings Saturday night along Indonesia’s Sunda Strait, in a disaster that followed an eruption and possible landslide on Anak Krakatau, one of the world’s most infamous volcanic islands.More than 800 others were injured and dozens were reported missing after the tsunami hit coastal areas along western Java and southern Sumatra islands at 9:27 p.m. Saturday amid a Christmas holiday weekend, the Disaster Management Agency said. The death toll could increase once authorities hear from all stricken areas.

Source: Tsunami Set Off by Volcanic Eruption Kills 222 in Indonesia | CBN News

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