Nuclear incident at Indian Point (NY)
A nuclear incident at Indian Point Nuclear Power plant in New York is the 4th event on US soil this week. From RSOE,
EDIS Number NC-20090221-20596-USA
Event type Nuclear Event Date / time [UTC] 21/02/2009 - 11:08:37 Country USA Area Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant County / State State of New York City Buchanan Cause of event Unknown Log date [UTC] 21/02/2009 - 11:08:37 Damage level Minor Time left - Latitude: N 41° 16.185 Longitude: W 73° 57.140
As with the the other three incidents, regulators are saying that the event poses no immediate danger to the public.
Workers have been given a 72-hour deadline to repair the leaking radiactive pipe.