Tank Leak Update
12:44 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Hanford Tank Could Be Leaking Radioactive Waste Into Soil

For months now, we’ve known that six underground storage tanks at the Hanford nuclear reservation have been leaking radioactive waste. Now, the worst of these tanks may be leaking contaminated waste into the soil. Yesterday, radioactive material was detected outside the tank. Jeannie Yandel talks with King 5 investigate reporter Susannah Frame, who has been following this story closely.

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