April 26, 1986, was a day that would live in infamy: the day of the Chernobyl accident. Several explosions at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant caused a fire which subsequently released radioactive material into the atmosphere. Unfortunately, a good bit of misinformation was then shared, which did little to help the citizens in the Ukraine. People kept their windows closed against the nuclear fallout. There was also a report of iodine helping with radiation, so supplies of iodine were quickly depleted (Jacobsen et al., 2014).
Remember if you use any outside sources to cite the source in APA format!
I need a brief summary (2 paragraphs) and at least one source cites. Can you assist?