Nearly 70,000 pounds of Tyson chicken under recall

Retail locations across the U.S. received the recalled strips. (Source: USDA)
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WASHINGTON (KKTV) - Check your freezer! If you have Tyson's chicken strips stashed inside, you may need to throw them out!

Tyson Foods is recalling nearly 70,000 pounds of its popular frozen chicken strips after two consumers reported finding metal inside the meat.

Products being recalled include (Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service):


  • 25-oz. plastic bag packages of frozen “Tyson FULLY COOKED BUFFALO STYLE CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT AND BUFFALO STYLE SAUCE” with “BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019,” case codes 3348CNQ0317 and 3348CNQ0318, and individual bag time stamps from 17:00 through 18:59 hours (inclusive).

  • 25-oz. plastic bag packages of frozen “Tyson FULLY COOKED CRISPY CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT” with “BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019,” case codes 3348CNQ0419, 3348CNQ0420, 3348CNQ0421, and 3348CNQ0422, and individual bag time stamps from 19:00 through 22:59 hours (inclusive).

  • 20-lb. cases of frozen “SPARE TIME FULLY COOKED, BUFFALO STYLE CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT AND BUFFALO STYLE SAUCE” with “BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019,” and case code 3348CNQ03.
  • The USDA says all products subject to recall will have establishment number P-7221 on the back of the package. They were all produced on Nov. 30 of last year.

    If you have any of the affected products in your freezer, throw them out or return them to where you purchased them.

    Questions can be submitted to Tyson Foods Consumer Relations at 1-866-886-8456.