Mayor signs mandatory evacuation order for portion of Leilani Estates

  • This U.S. Geological Survey photo of fissure No. 8 was taken Wednesday. The fissure, currently the most active in Kilauea's Lower East Rift Zone, is producing a fast-moving lava that was 2.1 miles from Four Corners this morning.

Mayor Harry Kim issued a mandatory evacuation order for parts of Leilani Estates and an emergency rule for Kapoho Beach Lots and Vacationland Hawaii.