Igloo issues cooler recall after video of child getting stuck inside


POMPANO BEACH, Florida – Igloo has recalled eight different coolers, following a scary video shared by a family in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Surveillance video shows 5-year-old Nicholas Wanes climb inside a cooler in the family’s home.

He decided to hide, and the top dropped and locked.

“When it got locked, I was scared,” Nicholas said in an interview with WSVN. “Like, I thought I got locked in there forever. I didn’t notice that the lock closes automatically.”

The cooler is one of eight under recall.

Here is the list:

  • Igloo® Marine Elite 72 quart; Item #00049375
  • Igloo® Marine Elite 54 quart; Item #00049374
  • Igloo® Marine Elite 94 quart; Item #00049574
  • Igloo® Marine Elite 110 quart; Item #00034108
  • Contact the company if you have one at 1(888)-257-0934.

    More details here.

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