“I never thought I’d see another Hinkley, California, but I’m afraid I might be wrong.”
Hexavalent chromium was first discovered in April of 2009 at more than 50 times the acceptable federal levels in a water well near West County Road 112.
“The children have so many unexplained problems. I sat down with a family … and it was actually really heartwrenching. Their 7-year-old child has stomach tumors. They’re very concerned that he had an unusual cancer … and (the mother) is so frightened what the future holds for that child.”