The parents of 6-year-old Gabriella Fullerton of Hildale tell Fox 13 News their daughter died of kidney failure as a result of E.
The family would like to thank everyone for the prayers, love, support, and donations from everyone.
The department states the outbreak appears to be confined to a limited area with, "little or no risk to the larger community." “We’re pretty sure it’s not from the water," Heaton said.
While the bacteria are usually harmless, some strains can cause diarrhea, urinary tract infections, respiratory illness, bloodstream infections and other illnesses.
The particles usually come from unwashed hands, contaminated water or unpasteurized foods or livestock.