Victims in three other states linked to E. coli outbreak in Seattle

September 20, 2016

An E. coli outbreak initially linked to a restaurant in Seattle is now being investigated as a multi-state outbreak with cases confirmed in four states.

In addition to seven Washington residents reported last week in connection with the Matador restaurant in Seattle, the outbreak has also sickened people in Colorado, Idaho and New York.

Officials with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Washington state Department of Health confirmed Monday that each of the other three states has at least one outbreak victim each, bringing the total to 10 people infected.

All 10 victims were infected with