Sep 10, 2015 6:23 PM

UPDATE: Fox that bit 10-year-old and father tests positive for rabies

DERRY - The State Public Health Lab has confirmed that the fox that bit a 10-year-old girl and her father did have rabies.

The father and daughter were bit in the woods near O'Hara Field Wednesday morning.

Police say the gray fox bit the girl and when the father tried to help, he was also bitten and scratched.

Both the father and the daughter have been treated for their injuries but will need to continue getting rabies treatment.


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