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Sicilians watch Mount Etna warily following 4.8-magnitude quake

Volcanic activity on Mount Etna has continued after a 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck the nearby region, injuring several people. The mountain has been shooting ash, smoke and lava stones into the air over recent days.

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