Frozen corn recalled due to possible health risk

Posted at 9:55 PM, Sep 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-01 21:55:53-04

The company Bonduelle USA is recalling nearly 10,000 cases of frozen corn because of a possible health risk.

They say it has the potential to be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes.

This is an organism that can cause fatal infections in young children or elderly people with weakened immune systems.

The frozen corn was distributed to stores in several states including North Carolina, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Florida.

The affected frozen cut corn was distributed in poly bags under the following labels and codes:

WYLWOOD Super Sweet Whole Kernel Corn, NET WT. 16 OZ (1 LB), UPC 051933002401, Codes: Best By June 2017 K51564 and K51574;

MARKET BASKET Cut Corn, NET WT. 16 OZ. (1 LB.), UPC 049705693414, Code: Best By June 2017 K51574;

BOUNTIFUL HARVEST whole kernel cut corn, NET WT. 40 OZ. (2.5 LBS.), UPC 822486120597, Code: Best By June 2017 K51574;

WEST CREEK FROZEN VEGETABLES Cut Corn, NET WT. 2.5 LBS., UPC 00806795285239 Code: Best By June 2017 K51574.

Consumers who purchased the product are urged not to consume this product and throw it away. Consumers requiring refund or with questions may contact the company at 1-877-990-2662, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST. Monday through Friday.

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