Dogs kill child in Polokwane

2012-09-07 17:18

Johannesburg - A 6-year-old boy was killed by dogs in Polokwane on Friday afternoon, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesman Derrick Banks said police called paramedics to the scene where a child was attacked by a family's dogs.

"The paramedics assessed the child, but unfortunately the child had already succumbed to his injuries and was declared deceased on [the] scene."

Police were investigating.