Davidson Co. officials confirm first rabies case of 2014

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LEXINGTON, N.C. — The Davidson County Health Department has confirmed the county’s first rabies case of 2014.

On February 24, a rabid skunk was found in the Lexington area. The skunk was attacked and killed by a dog. Officials said the dog was not properly vaccinated and has been euthanized.

No human exposure was reported.

The Davidson County Health Department will be sponsoring a rabies clinic on Saturday, April 26 at the Davidson County Health Department in Lexington from 2-4 p.m.

The cost is $5 per vaccination at the clinic.