Woman Says Mystery Object In V8 Fusion Made Her Sick

View Comments
Featured Items

Small-WttNEW College Football Playoff System

Small-WttTinder Fun With Arian Foster Tweets

77820352_8Hot Cheerleader - Funny Faces 2014

From Our CBS Music Sites

77820352_8Awesomely Ugly Christmas Sweaters

77820352_8Houston Astros Tweet: Taylor Swift Concert Will Be Moved If They Make Postseason?!

459651046 Woman Says Mystery Object In V8 Fusion Made Her SickThese Names Tend To Land On Santa's Naughty List

77820352_810 Weirdest Requests From Kids To Santa

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

MERCEDES, Texas (CBS Houston) – A south Texas woman says something was rotten in her V8 Fusion.

Crystal Rodriguez tells KGBT-TV she grabbed the drink and a protein bar out of the fridge. The protein bar was fine, but as for the vegetable juice, “I opened it and when I took a drink out of it I spit it out because it tasted horrible.”

She poured the drink down the sink, but inside the empty can, something was rattling. When she got the object out, it was disgusting, and described it as looking like some type of pork object.

“(It) looks like pork, the skin … just nastier,” Rodriguez said. “The bottom of it (was) black. It looks like it has little eyes and a little mouth.”

Rodriguez said it made her sick, and fears she may have been poisoned.

“I just feel nauseous and my stomach grumbling, I hadn’t really been able to eat any breakfast or anything for the same reason that I just want to vomit.”

When she went to the hospital the doctor told her she had a stomach bacterial infection.

Rodriguez also showed the doctors what she found and even they were not able to tell what had been in the can.

She has contacted the Campbell Soup Company, which makes V8 Fusion. It is sending a representative to pick up the mystery object.

(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 26,094 other followers