Child hurt in pit bull attack, Orange County fire officials say

Child suffers facial injuries, in stable condition

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 9-year-old suffered facial injuries in a family pit bull attack Wednesday afternoon, according to Orange County Fire Rescue.

The attack was reported on Triple Crown Road just before 2 p.m.

Fire officials said the child was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. The child was listed in stable condition.

News 6 has learned the dog was humanely euthanized.

No criminal charges are pending, authorities said.