Recall: Troy-Built Electrical Leaf blowers

Published 04/23 2014 04:17PM

Updated 04/23 2014 04:23PM

   A number of Troy-Built Electrical Leaf blowers have been recalled.

  The blower's impeller can break and hit the operator.
  17 incidents have been reported of lacerations, cuts and bruises -- some requiring stitches.
  People should stop using the blower immediately.
  Recalled blowers purchased at lowes home improvement stores can be returned to the store for a free replacement.
  Anyone who purchased a leaf blower on line should contact the company.
If purchased online, consumers should contact Troy Bilt at (888) 848-6038 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at Troy Bilt

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.