Hill county one of 16 Montana counties with Salmonella cases linked to onions
Last updated 8/6/2020 at 11:51am
State and local public health agencies in Montana are investigating 52 reports of confirmed and suspected Salmonella Newport illnesses linked to onions from Thomson International, Inc., including cases in Hill County.
Illnesses began as far back as June 21 and continue to be reported. Local investigations have confirmed that ill individuals often consumed the recalled onions at restaurants.
Confirmed and suspected cases have been identified in 16 counties across Montana and include 12 hospitalizations. Other affected counties include Beaverhead, Big Horn, Carbon, Cascade,...