Tyson recalls more than 39K pounds of frozen chicken patties due to 'extraneous materials'

Posted at 8:10 AM, Aug 16, 2019

Tyson Foods Inc. recalled more than 39,000 pounds of frozen ready-to-eat chicken patties Thursday because they may be contaminated with "extraneous materials."

"The problem was discovered after the recalling firm notified FSIS of consumer complaints," the U.S. Department of Agriculture said in a press release.

The following frozen ready-to-eat chicken patties are included in the recall:

Product Best If Used By Date   Lot Code
26-oz. resealable plastic bags containing “Weaver CHICKEN BREAST PATTIES BREADED CHICKEN BREAST PATTIES WITH RIB MEAT”  January 31, 2020   0319PBF0617, 0319PBF0618, 0319PBF0619, 0319PBF0620, 0319PBF0621, 0319PBF0622, 0319PBF0623, 0319PBF0600

The patties were produced on Jan. 3 and shipped to retail locations nationwide.

"Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase," the USDA said.

Consumers with questions about the recall can call or text Tyson Foods' Consumer Relation hotline at 855-382-3101.

This story was originally published by WFTS in Tampa, Florida.