22/11/2006

Toddler mauled by dog

A three-year-old girl has reportedly suffered serious head injuries after being attacked by a dog.

The child is believed to have been attacked by a Doberman in the garden of a house in Claverdon in Warwickshire.

She has been airlifted to Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham for treatment.

Police confirmed that the dog, which was owned by a family member, has been destroyed.

An investigation has been launched.

(KMcA)


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