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"Heavy Metal Rocker Sues Over Sushi Outbreak"

Reuters | Andrew Chow

"A heavy metal band's lead singer says he was rocked by food poisoning while on tour. Now he's suing a California company over a recalled sushi product that allegedly made him sick.

'Everything tasted great,' Chris Fronzak, 22, of the band Attila told UPI about his meal at a Louisiana sushi restaurant last month. 'The amount of sushi I got was insane. Little did I know, it gave me Salmonella.'

Within 36 hours, Fronzak says he suffered severe stomach cramps, vomiting, and diarrhea. He was treated at a Missouri hospital — and racked up $10,000 in medical bills — before his illness was linked to a nationwide Salmonella sushi outbreak, UPI reports."

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