chipotle

*Uh oh. A friend and I just ate there yesterday. Come to think of it, I treated her to lunch. Better put 911 on standby.

And contact an attorney just in case she gets sick and decides to sue ME!

The popular Chipotle chain (my favorite!) has closed 43 of its restaurants in the Oregon and Washington areas after 22 cases of E. coli surfaced and were reportedly linked to them.

A statement by the Washington State Department of Health says no deaths have been attributed to the outbreak, but eight of the cases have resulted in hospitalization. The statement also said that “local and state health officials in Washington and Oregon are investigating” the outbreak to determine the exact source of contamination.

Read more at EURThisNthat.