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More people fall ill after 200 million eggs recalled in salmonella outbreak

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A salmonella outbreak that led to the recall of 207 million eggs has worsened, according to the CDC, with 35 people reported sick in several states.

The CDC reported that eight people in Virginia had been sickened as of last week.

There were five reported cases last month.

The outbreak is linked to Rose Acre Farms in Indiana, whose eggs were distributed to restaurants and grocery stores in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Click here for a full list of the types of eggs that have been recalled.

Impacted brands include Country Daybreak, Coburn Farms, Crystal Farms, Sunshine Farms and Glenview, but some of the eggs were sold at Food Lion and Walmart under the store's brand.

Some of the eggs were sent to Waffle House restaurants.

Salmonella Braenderup can cause "serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems," according to the FDA.

Side effects for others include fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.

At least 11 people have been hospitalized, but there have been no deaths.

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