Safety review coming to Indian Point nuclear power plant

Federal investigators will conduct a safety review of the Indian Point nuclear power plant to assess whether a meltdown could ever happen there.Energy Secretary David

BUCHANAN, N.Y. - Federal investigators will conduct a safety review of the Indian Point nuclear power plant to assess whether a meltdown could ever happen there.

Energy Secretary David Chu said yesterday the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will inspect the plant soon.

Indian Point is 25 miles northwest of Stamford on the banks of the Hudson River.

More than 21 million people live within 50 miles of the plant.

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