NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Check your freezer! Tyson Foods has issued a recall for 36,420 lbs of chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials like rubber, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Tuesday.
The panko chicken nuggets were produced on Nov. 26, 2018 and shipped to retail locations across the country. The following products are subject to recall:
5-lb. plastic packages of “Tyson WHITE MEAT PANKO CHICKEN NUGGETS” with a “BEST IF USED BY” date of “NOV 26 2019,” case code “3308SDL03” and time stamps 23:00 through 01:59 (inclusive).
The recalled products also have the establishment number "P-13556” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The recall has been classified as Class I, which is defined as a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death. However, the FSIS says there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions from the products at this time.
Anyone with the products has been urged to throw them away or return them to their place of purchase. Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Tyson Consumer Relations at 1-888-747-7611 or click here.