Blue Bell Ice Cream Shuts Down Plant After Deaths
Blue Bell Ice Cream has shut down its production facility in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma as “abundance of caution,” after the plant was connected to three deaths in Kansas. The CDC is recommending that everyone should throw away all Blue Bell products made from the Oklahoma plant even if they have not gotten sick.
From NBC News:
Blue Bell Ice Cream has voluntarily suspended operations at an Oklahoma production facility that officials had previously connected to a foodborne illness linked to the deaths of three people, the company announced Friday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends people throw away any Blue Bell products made at the company’s plant in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, even if some has been eaten without becoming sick.