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Illegally Dumped Barrels Found Burning

Posted on: 4:06 pm, June 3, 2013, by , updated on: 08:23pm, June 3, 2013

BEAR CREEK TOWNSHIP — State game commission officers are investigating illegal dumping on state game lands in Luzerne County.

Officers were called to a property off Meadow Run Road in Bear Creek Township Saturday where they found two 55-gallon drums and the burnt remains of two other plastic drums.

The investigating officer reported smelling a strong odor and felt a burning sensation on his skin when he walked around the area.

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