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More trouble at Fukushima Nuclear Plant
JAPAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) There are more problems for a troubled nuclear power plant in Japan.
A Fukushima operator says another tank is leaking toxic water directly into the Pacific Ocean.
It's the second such breach in less than two months.
Workers found the leak Thursday dripping from the top of a tank while on patrol.
Officials say one of the reasons for the overflow is the excess rainwater right now during typhoon season.
The tanks are already full, storing massive amounts of water used to cool the Fukushima plant's cooling system which was severely damaged by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.