French Broad Farm Raw Milk E. coli Outbreak and Litigation - Tennessee (2018)
E. coli lawyers at Marler Clark represented one victim, a minor, in this outbreak, achieving settlements covering medical expenses, and pain and suffering. At this time, this case has been successfully settled.
Tennessee health officials announced an E. coli O157:H7 outbreak linked to raw milk from French Broad Farm in Mascot, TN. Dr. Joe Childs of East Tennessee Children's Hospital reported that the hospital was approaching 10 cases. At least four people had HUS, a complication of E. coli resulting in kidney failure.
Knox County issued a public warning advising consumers to throw away all raw milk and unpasteurized products from the farm.