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ACT salmonella case linked to recalled packaged lettuce

Health authorities believe an ACT resident may have contracted salmonella after eating packaged lettuce recalled from popular Canberra supermarkets earlier this month.

The number of Australians suspected of falling ill from salmonella linked to the produce has risen to more than 200, weeks after an investigation was launched into the outbreak.

The number of people believed to have fallen ill with salmonella after eating pre-packaged lettuce has risen.
The number of people believed to have fallen ill with salmonella after eating pre-packaged lettuce has risen. Photo: Tripod Farmers

Victorian health authorities are still searching for the outbreak's cause, believed to have originated at the Tripod Farmers facility in Bacchus Marsh