WC girl (11) dies following pitbull attack

The child sustained severe head injuries in the attack and died at the Oudtshoorn Hospital.

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CAPE TOWN – An 11-year-old girl has died after she was mauled by a pitbull in Calitzdorp in the Western Cape.

The child sustained severe head injuries in the attack and died at the Oudtshoorn Hospital.

The police's Malcolm Poje says, “The mother of the child says she sent her to the neighbour to collect a parcel. Upon arrival, the pitbull broke loose from the chain and attacked the girl.

(Edited by Masechaba Sefularo)