Pliny states "For the past several days there had been earth tremors"
Vesuvius erupts with a powerful force and ash starts to cover Pompeii
Hardenend lava cools and pours down on vesuvius - pumice falls everywhere.
Chunks of pumice come down and buildings begin to collapse.
The clouds cover the sun causing darkness to come which makes people more frightened and panicked.
Ash and pumice cover buildings. Debris kills people as it breaks doors and windows.
The pyroclastic flow kills any people who still may remain.
The pumice amount decreases and the sun starts to shine.
Gas leaks from to volcano killing any remaining life, like Crussius's group.
A sudden cloud of ash falls and Pliny the Younger witnesses it.
Any life that remains near the area observe the horrifying scene and are relieved that it is over.