A dead bat found in Kyle has been confirmed to carry the rabies virus.
The bat was found on the sidewalk near 100 West Center Street on Aug. 14. It tested positive for rabies.
Kyle city leaders are urging all who may have come into contact with the bat to call Kyle Animal Control at (512) 268-8800 or the Department of State Health Services Zoonosis Control at (254) 778-6744.
Kyle leaders also want to warn the public from touching or handling dead bats.