UPDATE: Radiation Leak at INL

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0  Updated at 10:52 am, November 9th, 2011 By: Managing Editor
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(IDAHO FALLS) – UPDATE: More information has been released about a radiation leak at the Idaho National Laboratory Tuesday. INL officials say two of the 16 exposed to the leak were found to have undisclosed amounts of plutonium in their lungs. Workers were preparing radioactive containers to be shipped to another DOE site at the time the accident happened. They said there was no radiation exposure to the environment and that the public was never in danger.


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