Two more confirmed cases added during the last week brought the number of illnesses in the Colorado Salmonella outbreak to 37. There have been no new cases for the past five days, and it appears the outbreak has peaked at 37 confirmed laboratory cases, according to the Weld County Health Department.
The Colorado Salmonella outbreak involving two burrito restaurants that catered two community college events in February continues to expand.
The Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment (WCDPHE) Friday reported the number of confirmed cases now stands at 35.
Residents of five Colorado counties are now among the 21 people sickened with Salmonella in an outbreak. All of them ate food from Burrito Delight restaurants.
The number of laboratory-confirmed cases more than doubled during the weekend, following the initial announcement of eight people having been sickened by the foodborne pathogen.
According to the Weld…