Pit bull attacks 12-year-old boy in Columbus - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Pit bull attacks 12-year-old boy in Columbus

A pit bull mix attacked a boy Tuesday afternoon. The 12-year-old boy was at the intersection of Dehaviland Street. and Jotting Drive around 3:00 p.m.

A woman saw boy get bit on the left hand and she ran to help him. She got the boy in a vehicle and away from the dog without him getting hurt any worse.

Medics responded to the scene and treated the boy's injury. Animal Control was sent to the area to gain control of the dog.

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