ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–An environmental group is warning a new underground fire could be forming at a Bridgeton landfill — closer to buried nuclear waste than the current fire. The existing underground fire at the Bridgeton Sanitary […]
Ed Smith, Missouri Coalition for the Environment spokesman says the goal is to keep the fire in the trash landfill away from an adjacent landfill containing radioactive waste.
Ed Smith, of the Missouri Coalition for the Environment, says temperatures are rising on the other side of the barrier.
Sen. Brad Lager said the timing and arguments of the environmental groups don’t make much sense.