10 Apr '11, 9am

A worker at Japan's tsunami-hit nuclear plant was taken to hospital after complaining of feeling sick

A worker at Japan's tsunami-hit nuclear plant was taken to hospital after complaining of feeling sick

'A subcontractor, a man in his 30s, complained that he was feeling unwell at around 11.10am local time,' said the spokesman. 'He was conscious but somewhat wobbly. He could walk if assisted. -- PHOTO: AFP TOKYO - A WORKER battling to cool overheating reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit nuclear plant was taken to hospital on Sunday after complaining of feeling sick, the plant's operator said. The man had no apparent injuries and it was not clear what had caused the sudden illness, said a spokesman for Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco), which runs the stricken Fukushima No. 1 plant. 'A subcontractor, a man in his 30s, complained that he was feeling unwell at around 11.10am local time,' said the spokesman. 'He was conscious but somewhat wobbly. He could walk if assisted. 'He was transferred to a hospital. The cause of his sickness is not yet known.' The spokesman said the worker, who ...

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