Federal Officials Investigating Massive EPA Spill That Turned River Orange

Federal officials are launching a criminal investigation into the 2015 Gold King Mine spill that sent millions of gallons of toxic waste into a Colorado waterway and memorably turned portions of the state’s 126-mile Animas River orange. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which caused the spill, made the announcement Monday as it sent letters to members of U.S. Congress to update them about the agency’s own analysis of the spill, according to the Denver Post.

Source: Blacklistednews – Federal Officials Investigating Massive EPA Spill That Turned River Orange

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