|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:29:14 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS: "Assateague Seashore [MD] partially reopens after WWII ordnance is detonated"|
Assateague Seashore partially reopens after WWII ordnance is detonated By Candy Thomson The Baltimore Sun June 25, 2013On a sizzling day, one of Maryland's premier summer getaways turned ghost town while an Army bomb squad exploded World War II-era munitions that had washed up at Assateague Island National Seashore.
After two muffled explosions late Tuesday morning, a portion of the park reopened, including the main drag, Bayberry Drive, but ocean access and parking were limited, said a park spokeswoman, Rachelle Daigneault.
"We are taking our time to make a complete assessment, but we're not anticipating any further issues," said Daigneault, who did not expect the public to cancel plans to visit the island for July 4.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-md-assateague- bombs-20130625,0,3590750.story
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