News from WNKU
Thu January 16, 2014
How Some West Virginians are Coping One Week After Chemical Spill
January 9th a chemical spill in the Elk River in West Virginia contaminated water for three-hundred thousand people around the state’s capital. Freedom Industries, the company responsible for the leak wasn’t sure how or when the leak happened. It’s still unclear how dangerous the chemical ,methylcyclohexane methanol is.
WNKU’s Cheri Lawson talked with West Virginia Public Broadcasting’s Dave Mistich who’s been covering the disaster