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Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak is over, CDC says

Jan 09, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- "This outbreak appears to be over," the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday of the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce from some regions of Northern and Central California.

In all, 62 people in 16 states became sick as a result of the outbreak. Twenty-five of them were hospitalized.

Illnesses began in early October; the most recent illness was reported to have begun with symptoms on December 4.

The outbreak was first announced two d...