Squirrels Bring Plague To LA

squirrelsIt’s the dark ages all over again, because the Bubonic Plague is back! A discovery of squirrels infected with the plague has resulted in campgrounds at Angeles National Forest in Los Angeles County to be shut down.

According to CBS Los Angeles, a squirrel captured in a trap on July 16 tested positive for the plauge.

Twisted Arrow, Broken Blade and Pima Loops of the Table Mountain campgrounds have been closed since 1:00 p.m. Wednesday

As of now, no people have been infected.

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