Two pit bulls maul Bloemfontein man

2017-04-10 17:11


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Bloemfontein - A 35-year-old man was left in critical condition after he was mauled by two pit bulls in Waverley Road, Bloemfontein, on Monday, paramedics said.

Netcare911 spokesperson Chris Botha said paramedics had found the man under a tree at around 12:45 on Monday.

"The man had sustained major facial trauma with both ears ripped off, as well as severe trauma to the left leg and arm," Botha said. 

He said paramedics had worked tirelessly to stabilise the man at the scene, before he was transported to a specialised hospital. 

Further information about the incident was not immediately available. 

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