E. coli — United States
According to the Winnebago County Health Department 3 people are sick with _E. coli_ infections. Those patients have been experiencing diarrhea beginning 21 May 2019. The exact cause of the illness has not been determined.
An outbreak is defined as 2 people who are not related getting sick with the same illness. _E. coli_ outbreaks in the past have been linked to contaminated water and contaminated food, especially ground beef and leafy greens. Authorities interview these patients to see if