Recall news

AP News
Posted: Jun 10, 2011 6:00 PM
Recall news

The following recall has been announced:


DETAILS: Toy military helicopters made by Excite USA of Carrollton, Texas, and sold exclusively at Rite Aid Corp. stores nationwide from January 2011 through May 2011 for about $7.

WHY: The plastic blades of the helicopter can detach during operation, posing a laceration hazard.

INCIDENTS: Three incidents were reported, of which two were laceration injuries.

HOW MANY: About 24,000.

FOR MORE: Contact Excite USA toll free at 866-791-4754 or visit the firm's website at