Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says 6 underground tanks at at Hanford Nuclear reservation are leaking.
Inslee disclosed the information after a meeting with Energy Secretary Steven Chu Friday.
The latest development comes a week after the U.S. Department of Energy confirmed one of the single-shell tanks at the nation s most contaminated nuclear site was leaking around 150 to 300 gallons of liquid per year, raising concerns of other single shell tanks built at the same time.
More to follow.