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The Road in Skeidarársandur Closed

The Road in Skeidarársandur south of Vatnajökull Glacier has been temporarily closed according to an announcement from the State Road Authority. The road is part of the ring road around Iceland.

The road has been closed on Skeidarársandur east of Kirkjubæjarklaustur.

An airplane from the Public Safety Commission has been circling the eruption from 8 PM. On board were both scientists and representatives of the Safety Commission. A report is expected later tonight. The state TV will have a news bulletin at 10.20 PM.

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