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Pillsbury flour recalled over salmonella fears

Hometown Food Co. announced a voluntary recall Monday of certain five-pound bags of Pillsbury Unbleached All Purpose Flour, as they may be contaminated with salmonella.

The affected products were sold at just a few grocery chains, including Publix and Winn-Dixie, with the lot numbers and sell-by dates 8 292 APR 19 2020 and 8 293 APR 20 2020. Publix said the recall covers 12,185 cases of flour, and anyone with a bag should throw it away or return it to the store for a refund.

Symptoms of salmonella poisoning include fever, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps. So far, no illnesses have been reported.