Infectious Feral Hogs

KAUZ-Newschannel 6 crews spoke with a Texas Tech researcher. They tell us the infectious bacteria can be harmful to humans. Steve Presley, Texas Tech, Associate Professor of Environmental and Human Health comments, 'It was very concerning that, that high of a percentage of those that we sampled had the bacteria and had been exposed.'

Feral hogs could be carrying infectious diseases.

Newschannel 6 crews spoke with a Texas Tech researcher. They tell us the infectious bacteria can be harmful to humans. Steve Presley, Texas Tech, Associate Professor of Environmental and Human Health comments, "It was very concerning that, that high of a percentage of those that we sampled had the bacteria and had been exposed."

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