There have been at least 269 individual cases of people getting sick in Missouri.
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital announced 26 patients were given the possibly tainted medicine.
An estimated 350 Illinoisans may have been exposed to the product.
The CDC says more than 1,100 human infections have been reported in 40 states
And this time it’s not just affecting children.
The outbreak now includes 79 cases in 12 towns.
Last week Schnucks voluntarily pulled product from its salad bars.
Saint Louis County Health officials hope to have the source of the E. Coli outbreak within 24-hours.
The outbreak killed 25 people in a dozen states, including two in Missouri.
One person has died and seventy-six people in 26 states, including Missouri and Illinois, have been made sick from the same strain of the disease.