January 7, 2009 - Kelly is one of five women, including her next-door neighbor, living on Hempstone Avenue to get cancer. Now, residents are saying it seems to be too much of a coincidence.
"The people that we've seen and heard of, especially I've talked to my neighbors, have been mostly women, in their late 30s and early 40s, to have gotten cancers," Fred Kelly said.
The Kellys suspect the water in their town may be the culprit. Almost all of Poolesville, a community of 5,000, relies on town wells.
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