September 26, 2018 11:04 AM
The recall of more thab 132,000 pounds of ground beef voluntarily recalled as a result of a possible E. coli contamination includes meat sold in a number of stores in Minnesota and Wisconsin, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
According to the USDA, Target and Sam's Club stores nationwide are included in the recall. Aldi stores in Wisconsin and Minnesota are also included.
According to the Food Safety and Inspection Service division of the USDA, the ground beef items were packaged on June 21, 2018, and have the establishment number "EST. 86R" inside the USDA inspection mark.
Cargill said the beef is off store shelves and encourages consumers to check their freezers.
According to officials, people who contract this particular strain of E. coli O26 can become ill two to eight days after exposure. Most develop diarrhea and vomiting.
Updated: September 26, 2018 11:04 AM
Created: September 26, 2018 09:54 AM
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