Boy, six, suffers 'potentially life-changing injuries' in Doncaster dog attack

South Street Doncaster
The incident happened on South Street. Credit: Google

A six-year-old boy suffered "potentially life-changing injuries" in a dog attack, police have said.Officers were called to South Street in Highfields, Doncaster, following the incident on 11 May.

They seized an American Staffordshire terrier-type dog, which was later put down.A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "A six-year-old boy was taken to hospital with potentially life-changing injuries. A man in his 40s was also taken to hospital for treatment for non-serious injuries."No arrests have been made, and an investigation is ongoing."Anyone with information should call the force on 101.