[Updated] Eight Mount Saint Agnes staff members were taken to hospital via ambulance today [June 17] after getting food poisoning at a faculty breakfast. The breakfast was catered, and at this time the name of the caterer has not been officially released.
A spokesperson for the school said, “We have just had an outbreak of food poisoning with the faculty, staff and Administration.”
“They had a breakfast catered at the school this morning, and so far nine individuals are being treated. Eight were transferred to the hospital by ambulances.”
“All other staff have been interviewed by the health department to try and determine what has caused this to occur.”
MSA students finished school at noon today to begin their summer break. The spokesperson confirmed that all the children are fine, and the breakfast was for Faculty, Staff and Administration only. They declined to name the catering company.