Indiana Health Officials Warn Bat at Pacers Game May Have Exposed Fans to Rabies

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 08: General view of the exterior Bankers Life Fieldhouse before the Indiana Pacers versus Detroit Pistons game on March 8, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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A bat got loose at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis during the Indiana Pacers‘ 116-92 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday. The Indiana State Department of Health issued a statement Sunday, saying any fan who made contact with the bat might have been exposed to rabies, per the Associated Press (via


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

February 10, 2019 at 05:47PM


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