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By Jana Hill
Mill Creek Beacon Editor 

E. coli outbreak 'likely tied' to PCC yogurt

Health officials say to throw out Pure Eire Dairy yogurt

 

Last updated 5/20/2021 at 1:45pm

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Editor's note: Updated on May 15 from DOH information. Check back for story developments.

An E. coli strain that sent a child to the hospital in Snohomish County may be tied to a PCC Market brand yogurt.

The DOH reports that the multi-county E. coli outbreak that has sickened 11 and hospitalized seven and triggered a serious condition called hemolytic uremic syndrome in three, the DOH states. The outbreak is likely tied to yogurt made by Pure Eire Dairy; a PCC Markets brand. A public health investigation is ongoing, and in the mean time officials say to throw out any Pure Eire Dairy brand...



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