WASHINGTON (KTVI)- AdvancePierre Foods, of Enid, OK, is recalling approximately 15,328 pounds of frozen, fully cooked country fried steak products because they may contain pieces of plastic. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), the products subject to recall include are 22.75-oz. pouches of “Fast Classics Country Fried Steaks” and 8.5-lb. cases, each containing six pouches of “Fast Classics Country Fried Steaks.”
All products were produced on Dec. 21, 2012 and bear the establishment number “EST. 2260Y” in the USDA mark of inspection on the front and a “BEST BY” date of March 21, 2014 stamped on a label on the back of the package along with the case code of 1523560202.
The products were distributed to Walmart stores in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wyoming.
Two reports of injuries have been reported by customers who each received an oral injury upon eating the product. A piece of a plastic bin somehow got into the production process and was broken into smaller pieces.
If you have questions about the recall, contact AdvancePierre Consumer Affairs at (855) 328-8888.