Child injured by severe dog bite

Ponca City Now - June 10, 2016 5:43 pm

The Ponca City Police report that at 3:16 p.m. Friday, a 911 call was received reporting a child injured by a dog.

Emergency personnel responded to the 700 block of North Oak. A 2-year-old boy was transported by ambulance in critical condition and then flown to Wichita, police said.

The boy suffered multiple bites. The dog is an Italian mastiff which weighed more than 100 pounds.

The dog was surrendered to Animal Control. The investigation is continuing.


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