Child Injured In Dog Attack

Child Injured In Dog Attack

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ)- A 5-year-old child is hospitalized after a dog attack Saturday afternoon in Wichita Falls. It happened around 12 p.m. in the 1300 block of 9th Street.

A dog was secured inside a 6 foot metal fence with a 4 foot secured gate, according to Wichita Falls Police. The child climbed over the fence and was attacked by the dog.

The child suffered serious injuries, according to the Wichita Falls Police Department. The child is being treated at United Regional and, at last check, was taken into surgery.

The dog was secured by Wichita Falls Animal Control.