I guess conceivably I could start from my earlier save. Maybe? Is that even possible?
What gets me is there's zero explanation of how they would have gotten infected. I had an attack by the same species about a year beforehand and it was caught in a cage trap. I didn't think they could bite anyone from inside one of those. But I did move the cage to try to sell it to a passing caravan, so maybe it bit a bunch of people at that point?
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