Date: 8 March 1960
Location: Lockport, New York, USA
Type of event: accidental exposure to x-ray source
Two patients were accidentally exposed to an unshielded Klystron tube; in both cases the exposures were mostly to the head and torso are were estimated at about 1,000 rad.
Consequences: 2 injuries.
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