One killed, 3 hurt in French nuke plant explosion
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Image: Rescue services evacuate a person injured after an explosion at the French nuclear waste treatment site of Marcoule
Explosion occurred after fire in radioactive waste storage site
It produces MOX fuel, which recycles plutonium from nuclear weapons, but does not include any reactors.
Image: A technician checks radioactivity levels after an explosion at the French nuclear waste treatment site
No leak from nuclear plant
The plant is located in the Gard department in Languedoc-Roussillon region, near France''s Mediterranean coast.
Image: France's Ecology, Transport and Housing Minister Kosciusko-Morizet arrives after an explosion