3 people exposed to radioactive substance in New Haven

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Officials say several people were exposed to a radioactive substance from a nuclear medicine lab Saturday morning.

They say the cancer center at St. Raphael's Hospital was broken into and vandalized. Hazmat crews were called to the scene to contain the exposure.

Officials say at least three lab technicians were affected and underwent decontamination.

They say everyone is expected to be OK.

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