PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A young child has been hospitalized after being bitten by a dog in the face in Northeast Philadelphia.
The fire department tells CBS 3 a 2-year-old was bitten in the face at Lawndale Avenue and Faunce Street.READ MORE: Facility Issues Close Yet Another Philadelphia Rec Center Amid Rising Gun Violence Problem
The child was transported to Torresdale Hospital.READ MORE: Camden City School District Offering $1,000 For Parents To Drive Kids To School Due To Bus Driver Shortage
Police say the owner was not home at the time.MORE NEWS: FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID-19 Booster Shot For Americans Over 65, Those At High-Risk
It is unclear what type of breed the dog is or where the incident took place.