Saturday April 26, 1986 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant (near the city of Pripyat in the north of Ukrainian SSR), there was a nuclear accident.
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This ended up resulting in steam explosion and fires that released 5% of the reactor core into the environment.
The Chernobyl disaster released a substantial amounts of radioactive contamination The accident ended up killing 31 people. But the radiation ended up eventually killing 29 firemen.
Citizens were evacuated, and animals who are still there suffer the side effects of radiation.