A Port Angeles man is undergoing rabies-prevention treatment after being scratched by a bat at Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park last Tuesday. A bat flew out of a tree and landed on a 59-year-old man while he was sitting on the shore of Lake Crescent around dusk, according to the National Park Service. The man…More
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The Associated Press IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — A southeast Idaho teenager is receiving treatment after being bitten by a bat that tested positive for rabies. The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare tells KIFI-TV that the 16-year-old girl is expected to recover. Authorities say the girl found the bat at Civitan Park in Idaho Falls last week. She put the…More
Rabid bat bites baby in Pasco: It’s something you don’t hear about every day, but a Pasco baby is being treated so she doesn’t get rabies after she was bitten twice by a rabid bat last Sunday on her grandparents’ deck. The baby girl is going to be all right, doctors say. What…More
Tri-City Herald MCT REGIONAL NEWS A Pasco baby is being treated to prevent rabies after she was bitten twice by a rabid bat last weekend on her grandparents’ deck. Derek and Melissa Anderson learned Tuesday afternoon that the bat had tested positive for rabies. But they had taken their 11-month-old daughter, Alanna, to the emergency room and had…More