Company recalls breakfast wrap because of possible foreign matter contamination

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WASHINGTON (WTHR) - A Texas company is recalling a frozen breakfast product because it may be contaminated with small rocks.

Ruiz Food Products announced the recall of 246,000 pounds of El Monterey Egg, Potato, Bacon & Cheese Sauce Breakfast Wraps on Friday.

The items were distributed to retailers nationwide.

The following information will assist you in identifying the recalled product:

8-Pack family size film packages containing “EL MONTEREY EGG, POTATO, BACON & CHEESE SAUCE BREAKFAST WRAPS” with “Best if Used By” dates of 01/17/2020 and 01/18/2020 and lot codes 19017 and 19018. The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 17523A” on the back of the package.

The problem was discovered Friday after three consumer complaints. The company was informed of "a potential injury" associated with the recalled product. You should contact a healthcare provider if you are concerned about illness or injury related to the items.

The USDA urges consumers to check their freezers for the wraps and to not consume them. The products should be discarded or returned to the retailer.

Consumers with food safety questions can "Ask Karen," the FSIS virtual representative available 24 hours a day at AskKaren.gov or via smartphone at m.askkaren.gov.

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