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First Confirmed Case of Rabies in Ohio County

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The health department has confirmed a case of rabies in Ohio County.

An infected raccoon was found along the Middle Creek Union Hill Road area of Triadelphia. This is the first confirmed case in Ohio County this year.

The health department is telling people to avoid any contact with raccoons and especially not to feed them. 

They are also reminding everyone to keep an eye on pets and make sure vaccinations are up to date.