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More on Wal-Mart and Salmonela

Indiana State health officials over the last two weeks reported that the source of the recent salmonella outbreak as the Wal-Mart in Greenwood. The deli and bakery departments were identified as the source of the recent salmonella outbreak in northern Johnson and southern Marion counties.

The likely cause of the outbreak was determined to be ill workers handling food.

Currently, 84 cases of salmonella have been reported to be part of the outbreak, which began in May 2006.  Marler Clark has been contacted by over a dozen sickened individuals.  A lawsuit was filed last week on behalf of one family.