Multiple nuclear plants now on ‘Heightened Awareness’ after Boston Marathon bombings — Reactors in New York, New Hampshire, Massachusetts affected

Published: April 16th, 2013 at 2:44 am ET
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AP (h/t Anonymous tips): Boston Marathon Bombings: Nuclear Plants Tighten Security In New Hampshire, Massachusetts [...]  Nuclear power plants in Massachusetts and New Hampshire have increased security after two bombs exploded in Boston on Monday, killing at least two people and injuring dozens. The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, Mass., and the Seabrook Station in Seabrook, N.H., heightened checks of vehicles, materials and individuals entering the plants. [...]

WSTM: Nuclear power plants in Oswego County on heightened awareness after Boston explosions [...] In response to the Boston Marathon explosions, the nuclear power plants at Nine Mile in Scriba in Oswego County have been put on a status called heightened awareness. [...]

See also: Machine guns requested for U.S. nuclear sites due to 'radiological sabotage' concerns

Published: April 16th, 2013 at 2:44 am ET
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