UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — A lady was attacked and killed by her personal canine Thursday afternoon in Lehigh County, police say.
The Higher Macungie Township Police Division stated the incident occurred round 1:30 p.m. on the lady’s residence on Spring White Drive.
Police say they discovered the canine attacking the lady on the rear deck of her residence. Police say officers approached the boxer-pit bull combine and secured it.
The sufferer was transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital Middle the place she was pronounced lifeless.
The three-yr-previous canine was tranquilized on the scene and brought to Lehigh County Humane Society the place will probably be euthanized.
After the canine is euthanized, will probably be despatched for testing in an effort to find out a trigger for the assault.
The case is being investigated by Higher Macungie Township police, the Lehigh County Coroner’s Workplace and the Pennsylvania Canine Warden.