UPDATE: E. coli forces lettuce recall; 19 sick in 3 states

Friday, May 7, 2010 | 8:02 a.m. CDT; updated 11:48 a.m. CDT, Friday, May 7, 2010

WASHINGTON — A food company is recalling lettuce distributed in 23 states and the District of Columbia because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened at least 19 people, three of them with life-threatening symptoms.