More salmonella cases linked to raw turkey

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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey has gotten worse.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are reporting that 164 people have gotten sick in 35 states, including Michigan, since July.

At least one person has died and 164 people have been infected.

Investigators say people got sick from either preparing the turkey, working near it or feeding it to their pets.

The CDC says the outbreak strain has been found in both live turkeys and many kinds of raw turkey products.