LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say two people have been attacked by a pit bull in South Los Angeles.

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The Los Angeles Police Department says the patients were transported to an area hospital and are expected to survive.

One was said to have sustained significant but non-life threatening injuries.

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The condition of the second person was not immediately known.

The incident was reported just after 2:42 p.m. Friday in the 8700 block of South Central.

Sky9’s Derek Bell said the dog was tied to a fence for a time. However, animal control officers have since retrieved the animal.

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No further information was immediately available.