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Cause Of Salmonella Outbreak To Be Released This Week

Health officials hope to announce the source of the largest salmonella outbreak in recent South Carolina history this week. Lab workers should determine which food was contaminated with the bacteria in the next few days.

One person has died, 51 people were hospitalized and 293 patrons reported symptoms after eating at the Camden buffet Old South Restaurant between May 19th and 22nd. People who live as far away as Rock Hill and Charleston have reported getting sick.