Costco Chicken Salad Linked to E. Coli Outbreak in CO, UT, MT and WA

November 23, 2015

In a statement posted Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) announced that it is working with other western states and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to investigate illnesses due to E. coli O157:H7 from chicken salad purchased at Colorado Costco stores in late October.

The department added that consumers with “Chicken Salad made with Rotisserie Chicken” (item number 37719) purchased from Costco in Colorado should discard it.

Four cases of E. coli O157:H7 have been confirmed in Colorado, including two cases in Jefferson County and one each in Arapahoe…