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Iron Blister Beetle: Poisonous Bug Turns Up In Canadian Organic Salads

05/29/2015 01:14 EDT | Updated 05/29/2015 01:59 EDT

It’s a crunchy salad topping you definitely don’t want in your meal and it’s popping up in Canada after being first discovered in major cities across the United States.

The Iron blister beetle is a poisonous bug that contains toxins and if touched can cause blisters. And if ingested could be lethal.

The latest incident occurred in Toronto, watch the video above for the full story.

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