Fairmont Residents Concerned About Residue Seen on Mon River
13 July 2014
By Krista Baker, Monongalia and Preston County Reporter/Weekend
Kevin McCoy took video of the Monongahela River on Saturday
afternoon and posted it on Facebook. The river appeared to have
some sort of liquid substance floating on the surface.
He and several other people noticed it underneath the High Level
Bridge in Fairmont, along with military boats.
The Department of Environmental Protection Public Information
Office said they are aware of the situation and are looking into
They also said, “At this time, no industry, business, etc. has
reported a spill to us.”
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