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Rabid Fox Found In Smith County

A warning for Smith County residents.
A fox picked up in the area has tested positive for rabies. The fox was found in far Smith County off of old Kilgore Highway at Joy Wright Mountain Road.
The Northeast Texas Public Health District said those who may have been exposed have already been notified.
The district is advising citizens not to handle any wild animal and to make sure dogs and cats are vaccinated for rabies.

Maya Golden reporting, mgolden@kltv.com

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