Romaine lettuce: E. coli outbreak tied to 9 more illnesses, FDA says – CNN
The FDA continues to investigate an outbreak of E. coli tied to romaine lettuce and has reported nine additional illnesses in the outbreak.
illnesses have been reported in 15 states: California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Wisconsin.
Nineteen people have been hospitalized, including two who developed hemolytic uremic syndrome, a type of kidney failure. No deaths have been reported.