September 15, 2006
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) reported today that a stolen truck containing a potentially dangerous radioactive device has been found.
The Ford pickup owned by Bonded Inspections Inc. was found today in an industrial area of northeast Dallas. An industrial camera containing radioactive material had not been disturbed.
Officials have verified that the safety case containing the radiography camera was intact and that radiation levels around the truck were normal.
(News media: for more information contact Ray Jisha, Radiation Control, 512-834-6770 ext. 2015; or Carrie Williams, DSHS Press Office, 512-458-7400.)