(KLTV) - A medical helicopter airlifted a Rusk County girl to a Dallas hospital after she was attacked by her family's dog Tuesday afternoon.
Sgt. David Roberts, a spokesman for the Rusk County Sheriff's Office, said the incident occurred in the Mount Enterprise area at about 4 p.m. Tuesday.
The girl, a high school student, was flown to a Dallas hospital for treatment of her injuries, Roberts said.
The dog was seized and taken to Austin to be tested for rabies.