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Fox Bites Monongalia County Man, Tests Positive for Rabies

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A fox that bit a Monongalia County man has tested positive for rabies.

The Monongalia County Health Department said George Turner, 86, was bit by the fox at his Fairview Road home Friday.

Turner told the health department the fox was acting aggressive before biting him.

Turner's neighbor later killed the fox. Turner did receive medical attention.

Last week a horse in Preston County tested positive for rabies.