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E. coli outbreak in Chelan, Washington
The Chelan-Douglas Health District has issued a press release regarding an E. coli outbreak that sickened a at least six people, one adult and five children, in the Chelan and Manson areas around Thanksgiving.
The Seattle Times and the Associated Press are both reporting that at least one child is hospitalized at Seattle Children’s Hospital with hemolytic uremic syndrome.
According to the Chelan-Douglas Health District press release, the agency is receiving investigative support from the State Department of Health, as well as the Seattle-King County and Snohomish County Health Departments in this investigation.