Explosion Rocks France Nuclear Plant


An explosion has rocked a nuclear plant in southern France on Monday, the French nuclear safety body said, according to the Associated Press.

There has been no contamination from the explosion, French police said.

One person was killed and three people were injured, including one seriously, local newspaper the Midi Libre reported, according to an AFP news agency report. The accident happened at a processing center for nuclear waste, the report said.

The Marcoule site is located in Langedoc Roussillon, in southern France, near the Mediterranean Sea.

Source:  www.msnbc.msn.com/id/44483925/ns/world_news-europe/

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