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Baby died from dog bite to head

A week-old baby who was killed after being bitten by a dog in Telford in Shropshire died from a "significant" head injury.

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Baby boy dies after being bitten by a dog

A baby boy has died after being bitten by a dog.

West Mercia Police said the child died in hospital yesterday morning after paramedics were called to an address in Telford, Shropshire.

A police spokesman said officers were awaiting the result of a post-mortem examination, and have launched an investigation to establish the precise circumstances of the death.

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