EPA: No radiation spike found in Mattituck despite rumors

The rumors originated on the Nuclear Emergency Tracking

The rumors originated on the Nuclear Emergency Tracking Center website, which claimed radiation levels spiked 156 times higher than normal last week. The site said the town was "blasted with high energy gamma radiation from an unknown source." (March 19, 2014 6:28 PM)

Many Mattituck residents are on edge and confused following rumors about high levels of radiation in their North Shore town on the East End.

The rumors originated on the Nuclear Emergency Tracking Center website, which claimed radiation levels spiked 156 times higher than normal last week. The site said the town was "blasted with high energy gamma radiation from an unknown source."

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