Dogs Attack 2 Men at Larcus Ave and Moore Street
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Two men suffered minor to moderate injuries in a dog attack Friday morning at Larcus Avenue and Moore Street, according to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
The men were attacked by a group of four mixed-breed dogs about 11 a.m. in east Bakersfield before police deputies arrived and shot two of them. One dog was killed and the other suffered a leg injury.
The two men were taken to Kern County Medical Center. One of the men suffered minor dog bites on both of his hands and the other had moderate injuries to his arms and legs.
The Kern County Animal Control took five dogs into custody, including a dead dog. Seven dogs were found living in the home occupied by the two men.
Witnesses may contact the sheriff’s office at 661-861-3110.
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Owners are expected to take precautionary measures to prevent their animals from hurting other people. If the investigation proves that the owners of this dog was negligent, and disregarded the safety of others in the area, the victims will have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit. The claim may seek compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in a dog bite or attack and you believe other parties are at fault, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you with your case. We will guide you every step of the way and fight aggressively for your rights. Call us at 800-235-6801.
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