2 sick with Salmonella linked to Seattle pub

King County health officials are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella linked to the Fadó Irish Pub & Restaurant in downtown Seattle.

fado-seattleTwo people in separate parties became sick after eating bacon cheeseburgers at the restaurant on June 16th.

Laboratory tests showed the two were infected with the same Salmonella bacteria.

Public Health workers inspected the restaurant last week and found several violations that may have caused the outbreak including: inadequate equipment cleaning and handwashing and poor handwashing facilities. The restaurant has since corrected those violations.