Young boy attacked by pit bull at BX playground

Witnesses say that a young boy was attacked by a pit bull at a playground earlier today.EMS say they received a call just after 7

THE BRONX - Witnesses say that a young boy was attacked by a pit bull at a playground earlier today.

EMS say they received a call just after 7 p.m. about a child possibly bitten by a pit bull at a playground at 725 Fox St. A witness says the dog was tied up to a bike rack, but still managed to get a hold of the child while it was playing near a basketball court.

The child was taken to Saint Barnabas Hospital in unknown condition.

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