The incident occurred Saturday afternoon when a 2-year-old American Bulldog mistook a group of children playing as aggressive action and attacked.
The dog initially attacked one child and two other children tried to help, but the dog attacked the two others as well.
Two boys and a girl ranging between the ages of 3 to 16, suffered puncture wounds and tears to the arms and legs from the accident.
One of the three children was flown to San Diego for medical treatment.
The dog is was held in quarantine while the incident is under investigation.
If the investigation reveals this is not the first attack the dog has made, then the owner may face charges.
Dog bite accident have complex aspects that must be considered when pursuing a personal injury claim. In California there is strict liability if you are bitten by a dog. However, there are some challenging factors that may be frustrating when dealing with insurance companies.
At Bergener Mirejovsky we find it important that you are compensated for your injuries, no matter how big or small. Our experienced attorneys work diligently and meticulously to make sure you receive the best results.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a dog bite accident contact us at 1-800-881-2021 and learn what your options are.