Company recalls thousands of fruits over concerns of infectious bacteria

Posted: Updated:
EDISON -

Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. of Yonkers, New York is recalling thousands of peaches, nectarines, and plums due to concerns they may be contaminated with an infectious bacteria.

According to the FDA, the fruits may have listeria, which can cause serious and sometimes deadly infections in children and the elderly.

The recall includes more than 1,700 cartons of peaches, 1,200 cartons of nectarines and over 250 cartons of plums sold at Walmart and other stores, in 18 states, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

In those three states, the recall specifically includes peaches and nectarines sold at Walmart stores.

No illnesses have been reported.

For more information, click here.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."