>>Netflix Series Tells The Story Three Mile Island
(Harrisburg, PA) -- A new Netflix series highlights a piece of local history from Three Mile Island near Harrisburg in the late 70s. The series called "Meltdown: Three Mile Island" features the story of whistleblower Richard Parks, the former chief engineer of the nuclear power plant in Middletown. The docuseries covers the events leading up to the power plant meltdown, the controversies surrounding it, and the effects the accident had on the area. After the meltdown on March 28th, 1979, residents from Harrisburg and other parts of the state were evacuated from their homes.