May 24, 2017
A false alarm that went out to some people’s television sets Tuesday might have scared some in New Jersey.
A nuclear power plant warning issued in Cumberland and Salem counties was sent out by mistake.
The message that was sent out said “a civil authority has issued a nuclear power plant warning for the following counties/areas.”
— NJOEM (@ReadyNJ) May 24, 2017
A short time later, the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management Tweeted that the emergency alert was “false.”
This article was posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:27 am