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Rabid fox attacks woman in Fries

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By Ben Bomberger, Reporter

FRIES — After being attacked by a rabid gray fox, a family in Fries managed to kill the ferocious animal on their porch.

According to Fries Police Chief Bobby Jones, a woman approached him outside his home in Fries last Thursday around 11:30 a.m.

Jones said the woman had been cut badly and kept saying a raccoon had attacked her.

The woman was on her way to Twin County Regional Hospital — where she was treated and received several stitches for her wounds — and asked Jones to go look for the animal.


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