Outbreak at Chipotle
(From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
An outbreak of E. coli linked to Chipotle has expanded to nine states, with a total of 52 reported illnesses.Reportedly, 47 of the 52 infected reported eating at Chipotle.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday seven additional people were sickened, including in three more states — Illinois, Maryland and Pennsylvania. The most recent illness started on Nov. 13, it said.
The majority of the illnesses have been in Oregon and Washington, where cases were initially reported at the end of October. Additional cases were later reported in California, Minnesota, New York and Ohio.