A man suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to a local hospital after he was attacked by dog Thursday morning.
Animal Control, Cal City police and paramedics responded to a report of a dog attack in the 8600 block of S. Loop Blvd around 10:30 a.m. The victim needed to be airlifted to local hospital due to serious injuries, according to Cal City police.
An animal control officer had to tranquilize the dog to capture it. The dog was described as a PIT BULL and "family dog," according to police.
Cal City says the incident is being investigated by the city's animal control department.
Cal City is located in Southeast Kern County, near Edwards Air Force Base.