Woman airlifted after dog attack
SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- A woman had to be airlifted to the hospital after suffering severe injuries following a dog attack.
Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue responded to a home on the 17000 block of Southwest 108th Avenue, just before 12 p.m. Friday.
They called the 61-year-old woman's injuries severe and sent her via air rescue on a trauma alert to Kendall Regional Hospital.
According to a Miami-Dade Police spokesperson the woman was trying to break up a fight between her two dogs, an American bulldog and a Labrador. Both dogs bit the woman, causing her to fall down and break her wrist.
The dogs are now in the custody of a family member.
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