Edmond, OK (August 7, 2019) – On August 6th, police and emergency crews responded to an incident in the 400 block of Manner Park Avenue in Edmond.
According to reports, a man and his 2-year-old son were in the area when they were attacked by a pit bull near Coltrane Road and Second Street.
A bystander saw the attack occur and ran over and rescued the little boy from the dog.
The 2-year-old boy sustained serious injuries in the incident and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The father of the child was injured in the incident and provided medical treatment at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the child and his father at this time.
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Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.