Rabid Bat Found In Tyler

A bat found in the 2900 block of Shenandoah here in Tyler has tested positive for rabies.

This is the second confirmed case of rabies in Tyler and Smith County this year.

People are advised to make sure their pets are vaccinated against rabies, as required by both city and county ordinances.

No one was hurt by the rabid bat.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com