Wharton Coal Prep Plant Spill Turns Boone County, WV River White

By Alanna Autler / WOWK-TV The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection confirmed that a chemical spill from Eastern Associated Coal, a Patriot subsidiary, turned a river off Pond Fork Rd. in Wharton a milky shade of white. More than 2,000 gallons of a white substance, called DT-50-D, spilled into the river after a spill that […]