2 dead, 20 ill in Salmonella outbreak in Australian nursing home

AdelaideNow reports that a 77-year-old male and a 71-year-old female have died and at least 20 other residents of Hahndorf Residential Care Services have become ill due to a Salmonella outbreak.

A spokeswoman last night said preliminary investigations indicated contaminated food may have entered the nursing home, with test results expected early this week.