So far, 30 people have been infected, and nine of them have been hospitalized. The states with reported cases are Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, and New Mexico. Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend is a mix of frozen berries and pomegranate seeds.
CDC notified the company about the outbreak Thursday and sent investigators to the Townsend Farms processing plant in Fairview, Oregon. The highly contagious infection inflames the liver and limits its ability to function.