Wegmans Food Markets, Inc., an 84-store supermarket chain, recalled Wegmans Ice in 18 lb. (UPC 77890 29200) and 7 lb. (UPC 77890 29197) bags sold between January 1 and June 10, 2014. The ice may contain metal pieces from a broken part in the machine that produces the ice, posing a possible choking hazard. The problem was discovered by Wegmans during a routine maintenance check of the equipment.
The affected bags of Wegmans Ice were sold in Wegmans’ stores located in Pennsylvania (excluding Erie), New Jersey, Virginia, and Maryland. This recall does not affect Wegmans Ice sold in the company’s New York State, Massachusetts or Erie, Pennsylvania, stores. Wegmans estimates that approximately 6,000 bags of potentially affected ice were sold.
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