Man suffers from rare coyote bite in Oro Valley

Man suffers from rare coyote bite in Oro Valley
A 77-year-old man has sustained a coyote bite in Oro Valley. (Source: AZ Game and Fish)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A 77-year-old man was bitten by a coyote while he was standing on a backyard porch on Wednesday afternoon at Saddlebrooke.

He was taken to an Oro Valley hospital and treated for possible rabies exposure.

Unprovoked attack suggests illegal feeding of the coyote according to AZ Game and Fish and should be reported to 800-352-0700.

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