Mars Wrigley Confectionery recalls several popular candies

Varieties of Skittles gummies, Starburst gummies and Life Savers gummies are being recalled because there could be a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag. (FDA)

Mars Wrigley Confectionery has issued a voluntary recall for several popular candies on store shelves across the country.

The recall includes Skittles Gummies, Starburst Gummies and Life Savers Gummies due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand being embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag.

If consumers believe they have purchased a recalled item, they should throw it away.

For more information on the candies included in the recall, click on this link.

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