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Food poisoning sickens 42 kids, one dead

By Li Qian (Shanghai Daily)

08:35, September 29, 2012

One of the 42 children suffering food poisoning in a village kindergarten in southwestern Guizhou Province died on Wednesday despite emergency treatment, local media reported today.

The children showed symptoms of diarrhea, fever and vomiting after having lunch in the Dakan Village kindergarten last Friday, said health officials in Zuiyi City which administers over the village.

Medical workers were sent to the village to treat the sick children and bring them to hospitals in Zunyi and Zheng'an County. One girl died this Wednesday and 23 children remain hospitalized. Only four recovered and returned home, according to the Guiyang Evening News.

Authorities have not yet published the result of their investigation into the food poisoning case.
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