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Mabton girl in stable condition after dog bite

MABTON - A 10-year-old Mabton girl is in stable condition this morning after being attacked by a dog Wednesday evening.

This past Wednesday night at approximately 5:30 p.m. the Mabton Police Department responded to a report of a girl having been attacked by a homeowner's dog while she was visiting friends.

According to the Mabton Police Department, the girl wandered into the gated area and attempted to pet the chained up dog. She was attacked by the dog and bitten in the face.

The girl was immediately transported to Yakima Memorial Hospital, where she underwent surgery and is listed in stable condition.

According to Mabton police, the dog is under quarantine, and the investigation is pending.

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