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Lives frozen in ash: Images of Guatemalan homes buried by volcano's eruption

At least 110 people were killed when the volcano erupted June 3, sending waves of super-heated debris down onto nearby villages.

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The remains of a typical breakfast in rural Guatemala — a basket of tortillas, a bowl of beans, mugs of coffee — are still laid out on a table, all covered with dark, gritty volcanic ash in San Miguel Los Lotes on June 9, 2018.

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The tops of chairs stick out inside a dining room.

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About 200 people are listed as missing and authorities are continuing to work to identify some of the recovered bodies.

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A kitchen is blanketed in volcanic ash.

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Kitchen utensils hang above posters promoting the Mayan ruins Tikal and the Mirador de la Cruz.  

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Traces of the inhabitants — a tube of toothpaste and toothbrush coated with volcanic ash — speak of people who will never come back.

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Crates of soft drinks.

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A television sits inside a living room filled with ash.

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A salvaged Bible placed on a rock is opened to the Book of Job.

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A spring pony dusted with volcanic ash.

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Laundry hangs on a clothesline.

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Bicycles lean against a wall in the entry hall of a home.

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A car sits in a garage.

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Homes, some half-buried, stand in the path of destruction of the Volcan de Fuego.

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