Butterball recalls raw turkey products over salmonella concerns

Butterball recalls raw turkey products over salmonella concerns
Butterball is recalling thousands of pounds of raw ground turkey products over salmonella concerns (Image: USDA Food and Safety Inspection Service).

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Butterball is recalling more than 78,000 pounds of raw ground turkey products over salmonella concerns.

Products include ground turkey — produced on July 7, 2018 — at various weights.

Health officials are investigating reports of salmonella illnesses involving five patients in two states.

Those who have purchased the products are urged to throw them away or return them to the place of purchase.

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