Recent Salmonella outbreak leaves one dead

Published: Oct. 4, 2013 at 10:19 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 11, 2013 at 10:19 AM EDT
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MADISONVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A recent Salmonella outbreak has left one person dead and dozens sick.

Kentucky health officials believe the outbreak started at the Casa Mexicana Restaurant in Madisonville. The Hopkins County restaurant has been linked to at least 8 cases of Salmonella.

In all, more than 12 people have been affected. Health officials who visited Casa Mexicana said they found numerous violations which prompted them to test food samples and shut down the restaurant for at least a day.

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