Ohio in the middle of a growing E. coli outbreak


Ohio is one of five states in the middle of a growing E. coli outbreak.

According to CBS News, the source of these infections has not been identified by health officials, but they advise consumers to cook meat thoroughly and wash produce.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that a total of 96 people have been infected in Ohio, Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia.

Eleven people have been hospitalized as a result, but no deaths have been reported.

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