About 12,000 children's hooded sweatshirts distributed by a Virginia company are being recalled because the drawstrings pose a strangulation hazard.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Sunsations Inc. of Virginia Beach announced the recall Thursday.
The recall involves children's hooded sweatshirts sizes 2T through 12 sold in various solid colors. The style numbers are KD102, KD124 and DFS102.
The sweatshirts were sold at Sunsations stores in Virginia Beach, Ocean City, Maryland and North Carolina from April 2006 through July 2009. The cost at about $13.
No injuries have been reported. The commission urged consumers to remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts or return them to the store for a full refund.