INDIO ( — A 10-year-old girl was recovering Friday after being attacked by a pit bull in Indio earlier this week.

The incident happened Wednesday night in Yucca Park, according to a news release issued by the Riverside County Department of Animal Services.

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Officials said the girl was bitten in her face after approaching the stray, 2-year-old blue pit bull. She was taken to an area hospital with two puncture wounds and two lacerations.

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Soon after the attack, the dog was picked up by Riverside County Animal Services Sgt. Miguel Hernandez.

The dog is currently at the Coachella Valley Animal Campus, according to authorities.

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Anyone with information about the dog, which authorities said did not have an identifying collar or a microchip, was asked to contact Animal Services at (951) 358-7387.