WINFIELD TOWNSHIP — A young child was severely injured in a dog attack Thursday evening in Winfield Township.
Troopers with the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post responded to the scene around 7:50 p.m.
Initial investigation reveals that a 5-year-old boy was playing in his yard when he was attacked by two dogs who were at a neighbor’s residence. The child was transported to a hospital with severe injuries.
Montcalm County Animal Control is assisting with the investigation and has taken possession of the dogs and placed them in quarantine.
The incident remains under investigation by the Michigan State Police and the Animal Control.