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Portable nuclear device missing from stolen vehicle in Pennsylvania

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/portable-nuclear-device-missing-stolen-vehicle-pennsylvania-rcna24686

Authorities in Pennsylvania are searching for a missing portable nuclear device containing radioactive material that belongs to a local construction inspection company.

The state's Department of Environmental Protection said the device, a portable nuclear gauge, is often used at construction sites to “evaluate the properties of building and road-bed materials.” But if mishandled or damaged, people could be exposed to radiation contamination.