Baseball tournament seeks alternate location over radiation concerns via Fox2 Now

A huge tournament is up in the air at the Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex this weekend days after residents say high levels of radiation turned up in a drainage ditch there.
The residents who conducted those tests tell us they want the EPA to come in and do its own testing to get to the bottom of those concerns, but the controversy over contamination isn’t making it easy for event organizers here.
It’s a popular place every day of the week, but right now, some people are worried about the Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex.
95 baseball teams of kids between the ages of 7 and 14 were scheduled to play baseball here this weekend from all over the Midwest, but now the largest tournament of the year is being relocated.

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