Orca Bay Foods Recalls 40,000 Pounds of King Crab Legs and Claws for Possible Listeria Contamination

Orca Bay Foods, Inc., a Renton, Washington firm, is recalling approximately 40,000 pounds of “red king crab legs and claws” because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, elderly people, and immuno-compromised individuals.

The recalled products were distributed nationwide through retail stores and foodservice distributors.