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October 2, 2012 at 1:44 PM

Radioactive Hanford excavator sent to Pasco shop

The Associated Press PASCO — An excavator contaminated with radiation was mistakenly sent from the Hanford nuclear reservation to a Pasco shop last week for maintenance. Washington Closure Hanford spokesman Mark McKenna says the problem was discovered Monday afternoon when the excavator was returned to Hanford. The Tri-City Herald reports a crew was sent to the…


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