Death Toll Rises in Listeria Outbreak

September 27, 2013 Updated Oct 1, 2011 at 1:57 PM EDT

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Death Toll Rises in Listeria Outbreak

September 27, 2013 Updated Oct 1, 2011 at 1:57 PM EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday said that 15 people have died and 84 have become sick from the listeria outbreak connected to cantaloupe from a Colorado farm, according to a USA Today story.

According to the story, illnesses have been reported in 19 states, with the most occurring in Colorado, Texas and New Mexico.

Read the USA Today story HERE.