The Record on Sprouts and Illness
The Illinois-Wisconsin region continues as the center of a Salmonella montevideo outbreak likely caused by raw sprouts at Jimmy John’s restaurants.
According to federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), eight residents of three states —Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota — have been infected with Salmonella montevideo. There have not been any deaths or hospitalizations associated with the outbreak. Epidemiological evidence indicates that raw sprouts at Jimmy