Graco Stroller Recalls 2 Million Strollers

October 20, 2010 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle
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Graco Children’s Products Inc. is recalling about 2 million Graco Quattro Tour and MetroLite model strollers after reports of infant strangulation, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said.

According to the report, the CPSC received reports of four deaths of babies from 2003 through 2005 in the Graco Quattro Tour and MetroLite model strollers, according to a statement today. Accidents can occur, especially for infants under a year old, when they are unstrapped and their heads become wedged between the stroller tray and seat bottom, the agency said.

Retailers including Sears Holdings Corp.Toys R Us Inc. and Target Corp. sold the strollers from November 2000 through December 2007, the agency said. Consumers should stop using the recalled models and contact Graco for a free repair kit at 1-877-828-4046 or on the, the CPSC said.

You can also check out the entire set of recalled items from Graco here.


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