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A look inside America's most toxic city

Picher, Oklahoma in its heyday was a thriving lead and zinc mining field. Producing over 50 percent of the metal used during WWI. SEE ALSO: Oklahoma town may be biggest environmental disaster you've never heard of In 1967, mining production ceased and contaminated water began to fill the mines and stain lakes a murky rust color. Shortly after, it landed a spot in the U.S.
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