Recalled beef may have been sent to 10 states

AP Ground Beef Recall
A truck pulls away from the dock at Wolverine Packing Company in Detroit on May 19, 2014. Officials say the Detroit-based business is recalling about 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products sold for restaurant use in four states that may be contaminated with the bacteria E. coli. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Monday that affected Wolverine Packing Co. products were produced between March 31 and April 18. They were shipped to distributors in Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio. The Food Safety and Inspection Service says 11 illnesses have been identified. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Brandy Baker)

DETROIT (AP) — Federal food safety officials say ground beef recalled by a Detroit business may have been sent to stores in 10 states.

According to an announcement Thursday, the U.S. agriculture department’s Food Safety and Inspection Service says it has reason to believe recalled beef was sent to retail outlets in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

Wolverine Packing Co. announced Monday it was recalling 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli.

FSIS said Friday that 11 people have been sickened.

Consumers can see a list of recalled products and potentially affected stores on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s website.



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