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Thousands of flashlights recalled after reports of overheating

Updated: 01/27/2014 9:22 AM
Created: 01/27/2014 4:24 AM WHEC.com

About 225,000 Rayovoc flashlights are being recalled after reports that the lights can overheat and melt plastic.

The recall covers Rayovac LED Industrial flashlights with run times of 25 or 50 hours, Rayovac Value Bright LED plastic flashlights, and Rayovac Value Bright flashlights. All the flashlights run on two "AA" batteries and were sold online and in stores between February 2012 and December 2013.

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