Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Bridgeport

The rabid raccoon bit someone on Summerfield Avenue last month.

The rabid raccoon bit someone on Summerfield Avenue last month. (2/9/16)

BRIDGEPORT - A warning today from Bridgeport health officials after rabies was found in the city.

They say a raccoon that recently bit a resident tested positive for rabies.

Officials say the attack took place on Summerfield Avenue on Jan. 30.

They say the bite victim has since received the rabies vaccine.

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