RIPON (CBS13) — The cell phone tower that parents claim caused cancer in four elementary students is being removed.
Parents fought for years with the district after four children were diagnosed with some form of cancer.READ MORE: Hamilton Fans Evacuated After Fire Alarm Goes Off In Sacramento Convention Center Missing Marysville Teen Carmen Miller May Be Victim Of Sex Trafficking, Police Say
A child Weston Elementary was recently diagnosed with cancer. With it being the fourth child diagnosed with cancer in recent years at the school, many parents started raising concerns that the cell phone tower was possibly to blame.Proposed Campground Expansion At Auburn State Recreation Area Draws Concern Over Wildfire Risk
Although there is no evidence the tower is linked to the children’s cancer, Sprint now says they will be removing it in the near future.