Jogging Strollers Recalled After Loose Wheels Cause Falls, Crashes

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Pacific Cycle has recalled 217,600 jogging strollers after customers reported the front swivel wheel becoming loose and injuring them, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The Instep and Schwann jogging strollers were recalled after the company received 132 reports of and 215 injuries including head injuries, sprains, lacerations, and bumps.

Consumers were asked to stop using the strollers and contact Pacific Cycle to get a repair kit and secure the front wheel, officials said.

Consumers were also advised not to return the jogging strollers to retailers where they were purchased; they are sold at small retailers nationwide and online.

Customers can call Pacific Cycle toll-free at 877-564-2261, visit www.pacific-cycle.com, www.instep.net or www.schwinnbikes.com and click on “Safety Notices & Recalls.”

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