Food poisoning kills 4 in E. China

Updated: 2010-03-13 02:12
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XIAMEN - Four people died of food poisoning in east China's Fujian Province on Friday, local authorities said.

The people died after eating stewed pig's trotters with herbs taken from Heping County's Jiufeng Mountain where they worked as tree planters, said a spokesman with the county publicity department.

Police are investigating the case, he said.