Pottsville Residents Severely Injured by Family Dogs

Posted on: May 23rd, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On May 11, 2012, a Pottsville PA man and woman were seriously injured in their home when their 2 dogs attacked them. According to the republicanherald.com, the 2 “pit bull type” dogs began fighting each other, then turned on their owners.

Both Schuylkill County dog attack victims were medevaced to Lehigh Valley Hospital for treatment of numerous bite wounds. Pottsville Police and Health Officer Frank Spleen are reviewing the facts of this case in relation to Pottsville’s dangerous dog ordinance passed in August of 2011.

Injured by a neighbor’s vicious dog? Call 800-980-4842 to speak with Attorney Thomas J. Newell. He has represented dog attack victims in 14 different counties in Pennsylvania. Free home consultations are provided for all clients. See his website: PADogAttackLawyer.com.