Nuns to pray for removal of toxic waste from landfill

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BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI) – A group of nuns in Bridgeton is planning another prayer vigil Wednesday morning at the West Lake Landfill.

The Franciscan Sisters of Mary are praying for the removal of toxic materials from the landfill before people get hurt.

They're worried a smoldering fire at the adjacent Bridgeton Landfill is slowly approaching the nuclear waste at West Lake.