FORT BLISS, Texas (AP) Army Nike Shoes Hd Photos
The man, now in his 70s, is not showing symptoms of exposure, they said.
The investigation was triggered by a call from a man who worked at Fort Bliss in the 1950s when it was operated by the Air Force. He told post leaders that contaminated residue such as rags and other items had been buried there and expressed concerns that any new housing at the sprawling base could dig up the contamination.
Fort Bliss spokesman Maj. Joe Buccino said epoxy paint was applied to the interior of the bunker years ago to contain the radioactivity, but that over the years the paint has Nike Shoes Cool Designs
Post leaders said an investigation that began about two months ago revealed levels of radiation in the igloo like bunker that was used for the assembly and storage of nuclear weapons at the height of the Cold War in the 1950s and 1960s.
Army Probes Radiation in Bunker at Fort Bliss
It's not clear where the residue, apparently long forgotten, is buried.
"There is some low level of contamination that could be transferred to personnel but not to the people who received the weapons," he said.
become chipped, allowing the radioactive surface to become exposed.
investigators have detected radiation in a former nuclear weapons bunker at Fort Bliss and are trying to determine if anyone on the West Texas post may have been contaminated, officials said Tuesday.
Buccino said the levels of radiation are low and that the contamination is contained to the immediate area where the bunker is located. He said the closest residential neighborhood is about 1.5 miles away and that area residents are safe.
Officials did not identify the former worker who contacted officials Nike Shoes Expensive about two months ago. But they said he was likely exposed to the contaminated residue. Nike Shoes High Tops Hot Pink
Rifles and other weaponry have been stored in the bunker since 2003, but Buccino said it's unlikely that soldiers who used the equipment are contaminated as a result. About 30 people who regularly work in the bunker taking inventory and conducting other tasks were being tested for radioactive contamination.
Nike Shoes Women 2018 Casual
Nike Shoes Men Casual 2017
Shoes Nike New Model
Nike Shoes High Cut For Girls
Le Coq Sportif Troca Mid Chambray
Nike Sneaker With Strap
Le Coq Sportif Lcs R 1400 Speckled Trainers
Fila Shoes For Women 2017
Le Coq Sportif R1000 Brain Camo
Nike Shoes Green And Yellow
Le Coq Sportif Flower Pack
Nike Sneakers Grey
Nike Sneakers 2017 For Men
Nike Sneakers White And Pink
Nike Shoes Pink