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Burnaby oil spill will have long-term toxic impact: experts

Residents worry about their health and long-term impact on neighbourhood.

Environmental experts predicted long-term contamination of the land and sea around Burnaby, B.C., as the cleanup continued Wednesday after almost 240,000 litres of crude oil were spilled into Inlet Drive and Burrard Inlet Tuesday.

People who live near the massive oil spill complained they've been given little information about their top priority their health and some residents fear rain in the forecast will make matters worse.

An undetermined amount of crude oil entered the storm sewer system and drained into Burrard Inlet. An undetermined amount of crude oil entered the storm sewer system and drained into Burrard Inlet.

Residents attended a town hall meeting held by the city Wednesday night. Also in attendance were government offic



Added: Jul-26-2007 
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