Simulated nuclear transportation accident exercise being held in Mechanicville

Credit: MGN Online

MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A big emergency exercise will take place at the Pan Am Mechanicville railyard.

Police will be simulating a transportation accident.

In the exercise, a car will hit a moving railcar, carrying an empty naval nuclear fuel shipping container.

There will be no real or simulated release of radioactivity.

 

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