Woman bit by raccoon in her basement on Wilson Street in Blauvelt

Pamela Poppe says she's now going to be

Pamela Poppe says she's now going to be tested for rabies. (Credit: News 12)

A Blauvelt woman is being tested for rabies being bitten on the leg by a raccoon Wednesday night in her Wilson Street house.

Pamela Poppe says she went downstairs into her basement to get some party favors for her 11-year-old daughter and her friends. While in the basement, she encountered a raccoon that somehow made it inside.

Poppe says she dropped the box she was carrying when the...

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