False alarm after radioactive readings in trash bin

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Action News Online

Investigators say there was nothing radioactive inside a trash bin at the center of a scare on Tuesday in Warminster, Pa.

It all began 10:45 a.m. at the Centennial Station apartment complex in the 400 block of Street Road.

Authorities say the trash crew picked up the radioactive readings while trying to haul the trash bin away.

However, hazmat teams responded and found there was nothing radioactive inside.

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