UPDATE: 1.8 Million Pounds of Beef Recalled for E. Coli

Tri-State stores could have contaminated meat. 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products are being recalled over possible E. Coli contamination.
UPDATE: Check your ground beef before you grill out this Memorial Day weekend.
The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says stores in nine states may have received beef contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.

- Gordon Food Service Marketplace (GFS) stores in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin

-Surf N Turf Market in Sebring, Florida

--Giorgio's Italian Delicatessen in Stuart, Florida

- M Sixty Six General Store in Orleans, Michigan

-Buchtel Food Mart in Buchtel, Ohio


Original story 05/19/2014-
1.8 million pounds of ground beef products are being recalled over possible E. Coli contamination. The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service made the announcement today.


The recall covers beef from Wolverine Packing Company in Detroit, Michigan. Affected products were made between March 31 and April 18.

They were shipped to distributors for restaurant use in Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio.  Officials say they suspect 11 people were sickened by the beef.

A complete list of the recalled products can be found on the FSIS website: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/home
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