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Pyroclastic flows - the impacts


Pyroclastic flows cannot be outrun and are a major cause of death in volcanic eruptions. Pyroclastic flow can set buildings on fire, badly damage buildings and even destroyed them. There is no protection for those in areas affected by pyroclastic flows.

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