BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Rich Products has expanded a recall of frozen food items that have sickened over 20 people in multiple states.
A recall was initiated on March 28 after reports that at least 24 people in 15 states were sickened after eating frozen foods produced by Rich Products. Since then, the CDC has confirmed that those who have been sickened by E. coli ate contaminated items made by Rich Products.
Seven of the cases have led to hospitalization, and one case resulted in Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, a type of kidney failure.
Rich Products has expanded its recall to these items:
Farm Rich Philly Cheese Steaks – all sizes
Farm Rich Mini Quesadillas – all sizes
Farm Rich Mini Pizza Slices – all sizes
Farm Rich Mozzarella Bites – all sizes
Farm Rich Mini Bacon Cheeseburgers – all sizes
A WNY boy is believed to have been sickened after eating mini-pizza slices produced by Rich Products. He is currently hospitalized at the VA in Buffalo.
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