167,000 pounds of ground beef recalled over possible E. coli contamination


A Nebraska-based meat company is reportedly recalling more than 167,000 pounds of ground beef over possible E. coli contamination.

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, All American Meats of Omaha shipped the products to retailers across the country. The recall includes 60- and 80-pound boxes of ground beef produced Oct. 16 with a Nov. 3 ‘sell by’ date, a USDA inspection stamp and an establishment number of 20420. Click here for the complete list of products.

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E. coli bacteria can cause dehydration, diarrhea, cramps and, in some cases, kidney failure, the USDA reports. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled meat.

Customers who purchased the recalled meat should return it to the place of purchase or throw it away, the USDA reports. For more information, call 402-734-6901 or visit the USDA website.

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