Tyson Chicken Strip Recall

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Tyson Recalls Chicken Strips Over Possible Metal Contamination

March 22, 2019 - 12:29 pm
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NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- It's time to check the freezer again.

Tyson Foods, Inc. is recalling approximately 69,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products because they may be contaminated with pieces of metal.

The products were produced on Nov. 30, 2018, have a best if used by date of Nov. 30, 2019 and the establishment number "P-7221" on the back of the packages.

The recall impacts 25-ounce bags of frozen fully cooked Buffalo-style chicken strips and crispy chicken strips, as well as 20-pound cases of fozen fully cooked Buffalo-style chicken.

The problem was discovered after the United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service received two complaints from consumers.

There have been no confirmed reports of any injuries.

This comes months after the Arkansas-based company had to recall more than 36,000 pounds of chicken nuggets because of possbile rubber contamination.