The Journal

Clyde, Ohio, Cancer Cluster

Season 22 Episode 8 | 27m 42s Video has closed captioning.

In 2006, families in Clyde, Ohio, began to notice an unusually high rate of cancer in local children. Jonathan Walsh was a local reporter covering the story and has chronicled what happened in his book, “Is My Child Next?” On this episode, we talk with Walsh and the parents of an 11-year-old girl who died as a result of toxic sludge in the soil at a local park.

Aired: 10/22/20

Rating: NR

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