MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — About 4.7 million strollers are being recalled because, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, they could amputate children’s fingers.
The CPSC said the folding hinge on the side of a number of Graco strollers could pinch a child’s finger, which could lead to serious injuries.READ MORE: Russell, Towns Lead Wolves To Rare Win At Milwaukee
There have been 11 reports of finger injuries so far, including six reports of fingertip amputation, the CPSC reported.READ MORE: Whitecaps Jump To 5th Place With 2-0 Win Over Loons
In all, eleven models made after August 2000 are currently being recalled — the Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate Model Strollers and Travel Systems models.
These strollers were sold at Target, Toys R Us, Walmart and Amazon.com, among other online retailers.MORE NEWS: 'We Do Have It Handled': Amazon's Shakopee Fulfillment Center Preps For Holiday Shopping Surge
For more information about the recall including the model numbers in question, and for information on how to get a free repair kit, click here.