December 26, 2002Kmart Has Recalled Wooden Toy Vehicles
- Kmart Corp. has recalled
about 50,000 wooden vehicles that are filled with candy. These products may
be given to children as toys. The wheels on the wooden toys may break off
into small parts, which may pose a choking hazard to young children.
Kmart has not received any reports of incidents. This recall is being
conducted to prevent the possibility of injuries.
The recalled wooden vehicles include a red wagon, truck and train and were
packaged with candy. The following UPC codes are located on the bottom of
the vehicles: 694405900012 (wagon), 694405900029 (truck), and 694405900036
(train). The wooden toy vehicles were made in China.
Kmart stores nationwide sold these wooden vehicles from November 2002
through December 2002 for about $5.
Consumers should take them away from children immediately and return them to
any Kmart store for a full refund. For additional information, consumers can
contact Kmart at (800) 63KMART anytime.