Boy airlifted to hospital after Rottweiler attack in North Carolina

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NEWTON, N.C. — A 6-year-old boy was airlifted to the hospital after a dog attack involving two Rottweilers in Catawba County, according to WSOC.

The child was airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center with serious injuries shortly the attack in a yard at a Newton home on Sunday, according to police.

Officer seized the two Rotweillers and placed them under quarantine at the Catawba County Animal Shelter.

The boy was at the home of the dog’s owner who is a friend of their mother. Police said the attack happened in the yard.

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