Saturday October 19th, 2019 8:43AM

Rabid skunk reported in North Hall

GAINESVILLE - The number of confirmed rabies cases in Hall County has hit 18 following recent contact between a skunk and a dog in the Sardis Drive area of North Hall.

Officials with Hall County Animal Control said the skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab in Decatur where it tested positive for the disease.

They said positive alert signs will be posted in the area where the skunk was located.

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