MIAMI (Reuters) - An open 55-gallon drum containing depleted uranium was found at a Miami-area airport on Thursday, but preliminary reports indicated there was no environmental impact, a fire department spokesman said. Full story
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An open 55-gallon drum containing depleted uranium is seen at the Opa-Locka executive airport in Miami July 25, 2013. Preliminary reports indicated there was no environmental impact, a fire department spokesman said. There were no immediate reports of any injuries, he said, adding that the origin o
An area where fire crews and environmental hazard officials are investigating a drum authorities said contained depleted uranium, is seen at Opa-Locka executive airport in Opa-Locka, Florida July 25, 2013. An open 55-gallon drum containing depleted uranium was found at a Miami-area airport on Thursd