Hoisington boy injured after being attacked by pit bull

HOISINGTON, Kansas – Hoisington police say a boy was severely injured after being attacked by a pit bull.

It happened Monday around 5:35 p.m. in the 700 block of East 3rd Street.

Hoisington Police Chief Kenton Doze says the 4-year-old boy was attacked by the neighbors dog.

He was flown to a Wichita hospital.

The owner was cited for a dog at large.

The dog was euthanized and did not have rabies.

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