Toddler Mauled By Dog In Van Nuys

VAN NUYS (CBS) — A toddler is a being treated at a San Fernando Valley hospital after being mauled by a dog.

The incident happened at an apartment complex on the 15000 block of Victory Blvd. in Van Nuys. The 21-month boy was taken by ambulance to Northridge Hospital and is listed in stable condition in a pediatric intensive care unit.

The dog is currently at the East Valley Shelter. The type of dog was not immediately known.

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