Mount Etna, which is often called as Europe's most-active volcano erupted on Thursday injuring at least ten visitors including journalists.
Videos of the sudden explosion on Mount Etna has gone viral on social media.
It was captured by a BBC news crew who reached the spot to have a better look at the volcano.
Rebecca Morelle, the BBC's global science reporter took to the twitter to share images and videos of the eruption.
She also said that theirs' was a "very lucky escape."
Mount Etna situated on the Italian island of Sicily is one of the major destination of tourists with a passion for adventures.
Morelle said that a volcanologist who was present at the spot told her that it was the most dangerous of such kinds she witnessed in her 30-year-career.
Morelle also posted a photo of her cameraperson Rachel Price holding up a thick winter jacket damaged in the volcano eruption.