Rabid Bat Picked up at Claydesta Building in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The City of Midland Animal Services has picked up a rabid bat at the Claydesta Building in Midland.  The bat was picked up on Wednesday, June 11th at 9:35p.m.

The bat was sent to Austin and tested positive for rabies.

If anyone has come into contact with this bat, please see your doctor.

If you have any questions you can contact Paul O'Neill, Director of Animal Services at 528-0950 or Kathy Parker with the Dept. of State Health Services at 683-9492.