More than 350,000 BOB strollers are being recalled across the U.S. and Canada over concerns a drawstring could strangle a child, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said.
At least 11 different models - both single and double strollers - are included in this recall, which was announced after an 11-month-old girl got tangled in the drawstring, the CPSC said.The strollers being recalled have a yellow/orange drawstring at the back of the canopy used to gather the fabric when the canopy is pulled back. A serial number can be found on the stroller's rear right leg.
The were sold since April 2002 by REI, buy buy Baby, Babiesrus.com, Target.com and Amazon.com $300-$600.
Consumers who want more information or to order a canopy retrofit kit, can call BOB at (855) 242-2245 weekdays between 10:30 a.m.and 7 p.m. Eastern Time or visit the company's recall site.
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