Several individuals in the Mabaela community of Freetown have been hospitalized this morning after consuming food from a local food seller within the neighborhood.

According to report several individuals who ate food at Kallay Field in Mabaela Community are in critical condition. The food is suspected to contain poison.

The incident, which occurred earlier today, has prompted concerns among residents of the community. According to initial reports, those affected began experiencing symptoms shortly after consuming meals purchased from the local food vendor.

Further updates on the situation will be provided as the investigation progresses.