Dog attacks child in backyard

A DOG has attacked a six-year-old girl playing in a backyard in Tamworth.

The child's mother and grandmother had to free the girl from the dog before calling an ambulance.

The girl suffered serious leg injuries and had to be airlifted to the John Hunter Hospital.

Police said the dog owners intended to surrender the crossbreed to council for destruction.



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