PERKASIE, BUCKS COUNTY PA - A FAMILY'S DOG MAULED THEIR 13-MONTH-OLD GIRL AND HER MOTHER ...A PASSING MOTORIST SUFFERED A LEG INJURY WHEN HE TRIED TO SUBDUE THE DOG
(WTXF) - Police say a family's dog attacked a 13-month-old girl and her mother in Bucks County on Wednesday night.
Authorities responded to a call on the 400 block of Grandview Avenue in Perkasie and found the child with severe bite wounds on multiple areas of her body. The child's mother also sustained bites on her hands, arms and legs.
Officials say that a passing motorist also experienced a serious leg injury after he slipped on ice as he tried to subdue the dog.
The child was transported to a Philadelphia-area hospital where she required surgery. She is currently critical condition.
Police continue to investigate, but are lead to believe that this was just an unfortunate incident.