More than 30 Seawinds residents hospitalised for suspected food poisoning

Emergency service ER24 said that officials were called to the area late on Wednesday night.

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CAPE TOWN - More than 30 people from Seawinds in Cape Town have been hospitalised for suspected food poisoning.

Emergency service ER24 said that officials were called to the area late on Wednesday night.

It's believed that a number of people had eaten from a batch of food and fell ill.

Some started vomiting, while others experienced stomach cramps and nausea.

Thirty-seven people, among them children, were then rushed to hospitals and clinics.

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