Hy-Vee recalls pasta salad after at least 20 people get sick

Posted on 17 July 2018 at 6:54pm
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COLUMBIA - Hy-Vee recalled its Spring Pasta Salad from 244 stores on Tuesday. 

Company officials said 20 illnesses by customers were possibly linked back to the salads.

The grocery chain has stores in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Hy-Vee voluntarily recalled the Spring Pasta Salads in both 1 pound (16 oz.) and 3 pound (48 oz.) containers, made between June 1, 2018, and July 13, 2018.

The recall also includes the Spring Pasta Salads available from the deli case.

Officials said all stores removed the affected product from shelves Monday night. 

Consumers who have purchased this salad should dispose of it or return it to their local Hy-Vee store for a full refund.

Customers may contact Hy-Vee Consumer Care representatives for any questions at 1-800-772-4098.