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THREE PEOPLE TREATED FOR POSSIBLE RABIES

Police in Chicopee have shot and killed a fox that attacked an adult and two children over the weekend.

 

The fox's carcass has been sent to s a state lab to be tested for rabies.

 

Meanwhile, the people attacked by the fox are being treated as a precaution.

 

Police say the fox attacked a woman late Saturday morning, then jumped in the back seat of a car and bit two children ages 7 months and 3 years.

 

People told residents to keep their distance and call police if they see wild animal acting strangely.

 

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