The New Mexico Department of Healthâs Scientific Laboratory tests tomatoes June 3 during the ongoing salmonella outbreak investigation. On June 4, the Centers for Disease Control reported that 33 people in New Mexico, 24 people in Texas and 29 people in nine other states were all sick from the same strain of Salmonella Saintpaul. State and federal agencies are investigating whether those illnesses are related to tomatoes.
Photo by Celina Phelps, courtesy of The New Mexico Department of Health
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