Japan nuclear plant worker dies

2011-05-14 09:54

Tokyo – A man died on his second day of working at Japan’s tsunami-wrecked nuclear power plant today, and the plant operator said harmful levels of radiation were not detected in his body.

The man had been wearing a radiation protection suit, mask and gloves while working at the plant’s waste disposal building, which stores radioactive-contaminated water that has leaked from the tsunami-crippled reactors.

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