In response to NRC report #893129, and at the request of Roane County EMA, FOSC Les Sims, and EPA's START contractor, mobilized to Harriman, TN to the incident involving the release of flyash from the Kingston Fossil Fuel Plant to the Emory River. The release resulted from a dike wall failure. The amount of the release is estimated at 5.4 million cubic yards.
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EPA continues oversight, sampling and monitoring activities at the TVA Kingston site. For current information in regard to site operations, please refer to the following website: TVA Kingston Flyash Release Removal Site