Over 700 pounds of beef and pork are recalled for possible blood contamination

712 pounds of fresh and frozen raw beef and pork has been recalled by US Foods, an Alabama based food distributor for the possibility that the products may be contaminated with human blood.

ABC 7 in Detroit reports that the meat was shipped to restaurants in a handful of southern states and that there were no retail sales of the food.

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, the meat was produced on July 18 and distributed to restaurants in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee.

The brand names reportedly include Stock Yard Angus, Cattleman's Selection, Patuxent Farms, and SRA, ABC 7 reports. 

For more information and a full list of products being recalled, visit the USDA website.

comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular Stories