Target recalls menorahs due to fire hazard

WASHINGTON (WCMH) — Target is pulling thousands of menorahs from store shelves due to a fire hazard.

The retail giant says the menorahs can melt when the candles are burning. posing a fire hazard. Target says it received eight reports of the product melting, including three reports of them starting a fire.

16159cThe clear acrylic Hanukkah menorahs are in a pyramid design that are 10.5 inches long, 1.2 inches wide and 2.3 inches high. The model number is 240-14-0169, and they were sold at Target stores nationwide from October 2015 through December 2015 for about $20.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled menorahs and return them to Target for a full refund.

Consumers with questions can call Target at 800-440-0680 or go online at, click Help section at bottom of homepage and then click Product Recall.

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