Frito-Lay recalls chips due to possible salmonella contamination
PLANO, Texas (WKRC) - Frito-Lay is recalling some of its chips after saying the seasoning could be contaminated with salmonella.
The recall includes select Jalapeño Flavored Lay’s Kettle Cooked potato chips and Jalapeño Flavored Miss Vickie’s Kettle Cooked potato chips, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
No illnesses due to eating these chips have been reported, and no other flavors are being recalled.
Salmonella can cause serious, possibly fatal infections in children, the elderly and people with weak immune systems. Healthy people infected with salmonella can experience abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, nausea and vomiting.
According to the FDA:
Consumers can contact Frito-Lay Consumer Relations at 866-272-9393 for additional information from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST. Representative product images can be found at fritolay.com. For product reimbursement, consumers can visit www.jalapenochiprecall.com.