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TUESDAY, May 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Possible contamination with metal fragments has prompted the recall of more than 2,000 pounds of Vienna Beef hot dogs, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said Monday.
The agency said the recalled hot dogs were produced on May 2 and shipped to retailers in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana, and that consumers who have them should throw them away or return them to the place of purchase, CBS News reported.
The recalled products have the establishment number "EST. 1" inside the USDA inspection mark and have the following codes on the label: Vienna Beef 10-pound cases containing "SKINLESS BEEF FRANKFURTERS 6" 8's 10#" with case code 013180 and package code 9122; Vienna Beef 10-pound cases containing "SKINLESS BEEF FRANKFURTERS 6" 11's 10#" with case code 013312 and packaging code 9122 or 9123; and Vienna Beef 10-pound cases containing "SKINLESS BEEF FRANKFURTERS 7" 9's 10#" with case code 013490 and package code 9122 or 9123.
There have been no confirmed reports of illness or injury due to the recalled hot dogs, according to FSIS.
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