Statesboro child recovers after dog attack

Statesboro child recovers after dog attack
(Source: April Whitehurst Elliot Facebook)

STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) - A young Statesboro child is undergoing plastic surgery to her face after a dog attacked her on Saturday afternoon.

The girl is receiving treatment to close her gaping wounds as doctors work to keep scarring at a minimum.

You can see the original Facebook post here. WARNING: some of the images on the post are graphic.

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