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Campylobacter outbreak in North Carolina

The Wilson Daily reported today about a Campylobacter outbreak among Wilson, North Carolina, residents. According to the article, an investigation into the outbreak is ongoing.

Health Department employees investigated the food poisoning cases and visited two Wilson restaurants. Neither were linked to the food poisoning.

Hospital workers reported the food poisoning cases to the Health Department, which investigated two restaurants. Ray Hudnell, environmental health supervisor at the Health Department, said the report was received after the incident occurred.

Several of the victims of the outbreak were hospitalized for dehydration.