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'Something's Wrong Here': Washington Co. Parents Want Deeper Look At Fracking And Cancer Cases

The Pennsylvania Department of Health says there is no cancer cluster in Washington County. But people who’ve been affected by the high occurrence of rare tumors there want the state to take a closer look to see if the natural gas industry or other environmental causes could be to blame.  More than 1,800 deep shale gas wells have been drilled and fracked in Washington County, the most of any county in the state. A network of pipelines, compressor stations, and processing plants has sprung up to handle that gas.  Read more....



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