Steam buildup to create loud sounds at Pee Dee nuclear plant

Hartsville, SC - HARTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) - Officials are advising residents in Hartsville not to be concerned Thursday about a loud noise coming from the H.B. Robeson Nuclear Plant.

Andy Cole, a spokesman for Progress Energy, said officials at the plant will be releasing steam at the plant, which will cause the noises.

Officials expect the steam buildup to last through the duration of the day Thursday.

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