CDC Investigating E. Coli Outbreaks in Washington, New York, Idaho, Colorado

September 13, 2016

At least ten people have gotten sick so far

A fresh batch of E. coli is making American diners ill, and this one has nothing to do with Chipotle. The bacteria has sickened seven people in Washington State — and led to the closure of a Seattle restaurant — in recent weeks, and now a similar strain has now been found in three other states. According to the CDC, the strain has caused illnesses in Colorado, Idaho, and New York; it is not yet known whether all of the cases stem from the same source.

In Seattle, the majority of