Updated on: 10/9/2020
A man is dead and a woman hospitalized after a Pitbull attack in a Moses Lake mobile home park.
According to the Grant County Sheriffs Office, the attack took place around 11:20 a.m. Thursday Morning inside a resident's trailer.
Both injured parties were initially transported to the nearby Samaritan hospital for treatment before the male victim was declared deceased.
Investigators still do not know what lead to the attack and are waiting to speak to the female victim for more information.
Legal Options For Dog Bite Victims
Victims from Dog Bite attacks in the United States can face potentially fatal injuries like the male victim in this attack, but even victims who are not mortally wounded can face a long road to recovery including any number of permanent life-altering injuries.
Nationally Pitbull's makeup only around 3% of the dog population but account for more than 50% of serious dog bite attacks annually.
In 2012 there were 38 fatal dog attacks across the United States, but in 2020 there have already been at least 34 such attacks.
Dog bite victims typically can claim a recovery from homeowners' insurance however in circumstances where said insurance is limited or unavailable an accident victim may be left with very limited opportunities to make a recovery.
In these circumstances, and in cases with severe injuries or even deaths like this incident from Moses Lake, it is even more critical than ever to have a top tier dog bite and wrongful death attorney working on your claim.
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