Texas woman is second death in nationwide salmonella outbreak believed linked to cucumbers

September 9, 2015 10:14 PM

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A second person has died in a salmonella outbreak that U.S. health officials believe stems from tainted cucumbers sold by a California company.

Texas health officials on Wednesday blamed salmonella for the death of a woman in late August who had serious underlying health conditions. A 99-year-old San Diego woman died in California on Aug. 17.

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