Crews find damaged material in underground nuclear dump, but radiation source still unknown

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 1, 2014 - 7:25 PM

CARLSBAD, N.M. — Crews searching for the source of a radiation release from the government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico have found damaged bags of minerals in the mine, but officials say they have yet to identify what caused the radiation leak.

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