PINOLE (CBS SF) — A woman was attacked by her own pit bull in Pinole Sunday, leaving her with serious injuries.
The fire department responded to reports of a pit bull attacking a woman at a home on Silverado Drive in Pinole just before 10 a.m. Sunday, and found a 40-year-old woman suffering serious injuries to her face, arms, and legs.READ MORE: Belmont Police Say Missing Mother, Son Found Safe
A medical helicopter transported the woman to John Muir Trauma Center in Walnut Creek.READ MORE: Helicopter With 4 Aboard Crashes in Colusa County North of Sacramento
A second ambulance transported another resident of the home, but it was unclear if their injuries were suffered in the attack.MORE NEWS: McCarthy Jokes About Hitting Pelosi With Gavel If GOP Retakes House in 2022
Pinole police officers secured the dog and took it into custody.