New E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce Has Now Affected 23 States, Including IllinoisA new E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is growing – with cases now in 23 states.
14 More People Sick From E.Coli Linked To Romaine LettuceFourteen more people have become ill from E. coli linked to romaine lettuce, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
Romaine Lettuce Recall, Health Officials Expand Investigation Into E. Coli InfectionsOne case linked to the outbreak has been identified in Illinois. To date, 53 other cases have been reported in 16 states with 31 hospitalizations and no deaths. The central Illinois resident reported consuming chopped romaine lettuce before illness onset.