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(AP) — Mail carriers in 35 Kentucky
counties will deliver 600,000 fliers warning victims of an ice storm not to
eat peanut products from their emergency meal kits because of concerns about
Brig. Gen. John Heltzel of the state division of
emergency management says no one has reported getting sick and the fliers
will be delivered Monday out of an abundance of caution.
The kits had been recalled about two weeks before they were sent to Kentucky to help feed
hundreds of thousands of people left without power for days.
Some kits contained peanut butter recalled because of a nationwide
salmonella outbreak that has sickened nearly 600 people and been linked to
The storm two weeks ago also hit Arkansas,
but it appears people there didn't get the kits.