Ground beef recall hits Texas

23,000 pounds recalled after possible E-Coli contamination

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WASHINGTON - About 23,000 pounds of ground beef are being recalled because of possible E-Coli contamination.

The National Beef Packing Company shipped the suspected tainted beef to twelve states, including Texas.

The USDA is still investigating to get a list of stores that sold it and so far, no illnesses have been reported.

The effected products include:

• 10 lb. packages of "National Beef" 80/20 Coarse Ground Chuck, package code "0481"
• 10 lb. packages of "National Beef" 81/19 Coarse Ground Beef, package code "0421"
• 10 lb. packages of "National Beef" 80/20 Fine Ground Chuck, package code "0484"

If you purchased the recalled meat and have questions, call the company at (877) 857-4143 for details about the recall and their return and reimbursement policy.

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