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Tainted Turkey Outbreak Linked to Northern California Man’s Death

By Kelly Balamuth on August 10, 2011

On August 3, meat industry titan Cargill Inc, voluntarily recalled 36 million pounds of ground turkey in result of a nationwide outbreak of Salmonella. The wave of infection has sickened seventy-seven people in 26 states, and has been linked to the death of one Northern California man.

The death was one of two cases of the illness accounted for in Sacramento County, said a California Department of Public Health spokesman. San Francisco, Riverside, Los Angeles, and San Diego counties each reported one incidence of the infection. Thus far, sickness from the contamination has occurred between March 1 and August 1 — according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) — while California, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, Texas, and Pennsylvania have reported the most cases.
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