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Toys R Us Recalls Remote-Controlled Helicopters

The company is recalling the Fast Lane FA-005 Radio Control 3-Channel Helicopter with Gyro Stabilizer and Charger because the rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat.

Toys R Us Recalls Remote-Controlled Helicopters

Toys R Us is recalling about 7,400 Fast Lane FA-005 Radio Control 3-Channel Helicopter with Gyro Stabilizer and Charger, model number 5F5F2F5, in the United States and Canda because the rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers or nearby items.

The company received 11 reports worldwide of the rechargeable battery overheating. No injuries have been reported. For more information, go to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website.


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