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Target Recalls Storage Trunks Due to Strangulation Hazard

About 350,00 woven storage trunks have been recalled by Target Corp. The lid of the trunk can drop suddenly when released, posing a strangulation hazard to small children opening or reaching into the trunks. CPSC has received two reports of injuries that occurred when the storage trunks lid suddenly closed on children. The recall involves 14 different models of the storage trunks made of woven rattan, abaca or banana leaf with standard hinges. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled storage trunks and return them to any Target store for and a full refund or replacement product.