Rabid skunk, fox found in Burnet

Posted at 9:01 PM, Sep 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-26 22:01:51-04

The Burnet Police Department released an announcement of a rabid skunk and fox found on Wednesday.

According to Burnet police, a rabid fox was found on the 900 block of Hamilton Creek Drive on Wednesday.

It was also reported that on Sept. 21, there was a rabid skunk found in a parking lot at 108 South Water Street. The skunk was found at approximately 10:35 a.m.

The skunk was tested by the Department of State and Health Services and was found positive for rabies.

If you or someone you know has come in contact with these animals you are asked to contact Burnet police at (512) 765-6404.

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