Salem woman in hospital after her dog attacked her, police say

Local News

According to Chief J.T. Panezott, the woman was taken to the hospital after her dog attacked her

Credit: TheaDesign/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

SALEM, Ohio (WKBN) – Salem police are investigating after a woman was attacked by her own dog Friday night.

According to Chief J.T. Panezott, the woman was taken to Salem Hospital after her own dog attacked her. She was then flown by a medical helicopter to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, a report said.

The dog was put down, Panezott said, and is in the custody of Columbiana County Health Department for further investigation.

The Salem Health Department and the County Dog Warden were also involved in the case.

The victim’s condition is currently unknown.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Mel Robbins Main Area Middle

Trending on WYTV.com