A salmonella outbreak linked to peaches has expanded to 12 states with 78 illnesses, officials said.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its food safety alert on Thursday to account for the growing outbreak and recall of additional peaches and peach salsa. The federal agency is advising consumers to throw out recalled bagged or loose peaches supplied from Prima Wawona or Wawona Packing Company.
As of Thursday, the CDC reported 23 hospitalizations and no deaths linked to the outbreak. The states with the highest number of reported illnesses continue to be Minnesota and Michigan. States added in the update were Connecticut, Kentucky and Missouri.
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