LANCASTER – A 4-year-old girl who sustained traumatic injuries when she was bitten in the face by a dog in Lancaster is hospitalized, authorities said.
The toddler was bitten around 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 5, in the 2300 block of Thomas Drive, near East Avenue K, between 20th Street East and 22nd Street East, according to source at the scene.
The girl was taken to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department helicopter, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The girl’s condition was not immediately known. No further details are the incident were immediately released.
[Editor’s note: We will update this story when/if more details become available.]