A Salmonella outbreak linked to Stater Bros. ground beef has ended after sickening 13 people, one of whom died. The contaminated meat was produced by Central Valley Meat Co. in Hanford, CA which issued a recall.
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Illnesses were reported from August 8, 2019, to October 22, 2019, among patients ranging in age from 39 to 74 years old. The fatality was reported in California.
The case total reported from each state is: California (2), Colorado (4), Iowa (1), Kansas (2), New Mexico (1), Oklahoma (1), Texas (1) and Washington (1). The fatality occurred in California.
Using Whole Genome Sequencing, health officials were able to identify the outbreak strain Salmonella Dublin in an unopened package of meat purchased by one of the patients and in six samples of raw beef products from slaughter and processing establishments.
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