Cases reported in 7 states
The CDC has issued an alert about a growing E. coli outbreak linked to baby spinach, with at least one case reported in Michigan.
Here’s the info from the CDC:
Josie’s Organics Baby Spinach
Sold at stores nationwide
“Best by” date of October 23, 2021
Sold in plastic clamshell containers
Minnesota officials found E. coli O157:H7 in a package of leftover Josie’s Organics baby spinach collected from a sick person’s home. Five people in this outbreak reported eating spinach in the week before they got sick and 1 reported Josie’s Organics brand. Cases have been reported in seven states, including Michigan.
Investigators are working to determine if additional products may be contaminated.