More than a dozen Sabrett frankfurter products are being recalled.
Marathon Enterprises Inc., based in the Bronx, is recalling approximately 7,196,084 pounds of the contaminated product, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Saturday.
The affected beef and pork dogs would have been purchased by people between March 17th and July 4th this year.
FSIS said it has receive complaints of pieces of bone found within the product. One person suffered a minor oral injury.
"Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them", the FDA wrote in a news release. The items were shipped to retail and institutional locations nationwide.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number "EST".
Sabrett posted on its website "customers reported small pieces of bone and cartilage being found in these products".
In making the meat subject to a Class 1 recall, the USDA considers the meat to be a health hazard that presents a "reasonable probability" of causing "serious, adverse health consequences or death", if consumed, according to its statement. "8854" inside the USDA mark of inspection with a sell-by date ranging from June 19, 2017 to October 6, 2017.
The FSIS tells consumers they should see their healthcare provider if they have an injury or illness concern. FSIS has received no additional reports of injury or illness from consumption of these products.