Contaminated food kills nine at Peru funeral

T TV Wednesday 08/August/2018 21:05 PM
By: Times News Service

Nine people have died after eating contaminated food at a funeral in Peru.

According to authorities, the food appeared to have contained a group of chemicals used in pesticides.

In total 50 people were taken ill at the funeral on Monday, with several remaining in critical condition.

Food and beverage samples have been taken from the funeral for further testing.