Dog Bite In Neerim Junction Kills Young Child

Incident happened this morning

Dog Bite In Neerim Junction Kills Young Child

A child aged 14-months has died following a dog bite to her face in Neerim Junction this morning.

Emergency services were called to a property on Neerim North Road at about 6:20am. 

The young girl sustained life-threatening injuries after being attacked by a German Wirehaired Pointer and died at the scene.

The dog has been seized by the council, and a report is being prepared for the coroner. 

;