WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Local

Target Recalls Flashlights Over Burn Hazard

View Comments
12080b

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. MN Baby’s Heart Defect Leads To Test That Saves Lives
  2. Morning Headlines For Sept. 23, 2014
  3. Minn. Mom Charged With Child Abuse Defends Peterson
  4. Police: 3 Hurt In Shooting At Minneapolis Gas Station
  5. Special Education Students Crowned At Annandale Homecoming

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Target stores are recalling an LED flashlight set after two customers reported receiving minor burns using them.

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, four incidents have been reported concerning the 6-pc. LED flashlight sets imported by Target Corporation. They are exclusive to Target stores, according to the CPSC.

The flashlights are made with silver plastic cases surrounded by black rubber. They carry the UPC code #490021010049.

The watchdog group stressed the flashlights can heat up, smoke or melt when turned on.

Anyone who has bought these flashlights is urged to take them back to Target for a full refund. For additional information, contact Target at 1-800-440-0680.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,871 other followers