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25,000 safety gates recalled

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The Consumer Products Safety Commission has announced the recall of more than 25,000 safety gates due to entrapment and strangulation hazards to young children.

The recall involves Madison Mill 23 and 25 foldaway expandable safety gates.

A young child's neck can fit into the V-shaped opening along the top edge of the gate, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards.

The safety gates were sold at independent hardware stores nationwide.

Item number 23 extends to three feet and item number 25 extends to five feet.

The model and item number can be found on the original packaging.

Consumers should contact Madison Mill for instructions on receiving a full refund.

Contact Madison Mill at 877-220-4705 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at tom.mckelvey@madisonmill.com or online at www.madisonmill.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

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