Operator of Japan's crippled nuclear plant cites seam problem as possible cause of tank leak

  • Article by: MARI YAMAGUCHI , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 24, 2013 - 10:35 AM

TOKYO — The operator of Japan's crippled nuclear plant said Saturday that deteriorated seams and a possible contortion of a reassembled storage tank might have caused a massive contaminated water leak that has triggered fears over the plant's radioactive water management.

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