Delaware health officials say that a rabid fox has bitten a Millsboro resident.
The incident occurred in the Hub Court Mobile Home Park off of Route 113 on Friday.
And the fox tested positive for rabies.
Health officials say that they are getting in touch with those who are believed to have come into contact with the fox and are urging that they get post-exposure rabies treatment.
Officials are telling residents not to feed stray animals and to never handle such creatures as bats, raccoons, skunks or foxes.