Cleveland, TN boy recovering from dog attack injuries

Cleveland, TN boy recovering from dog attack injuries

July 29th, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. - An 8-year-old boy is recovering from the emergency surgery he needed after being bitten in the head by a dog.

The attack happened in the 4300 block of Blue Springs Road in Cleveland. According to family members, the dog and the boy were playing outside when the dog began mauling the child.

"He was right here. He was down on the ground," pointed out 13-year-old Hunter, showing the spot where he rescued his little brother from a dog over the weekend.

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