The woman said the dogs attacked with no warning and that she thought she was going to die. Her injuries were considered possibly life-threatening, but she is expected to survive.
This being Illinois, comments on some of the news stories quickly devolved into inane bullying where protecting pit bulls and blaming the owner is merely an extension of virulent racism and classism. A photo of the entire block where the incident took place shows a typical middle class neighborhood.
|The block where this nearly fatal pit bull attack took place|
The Herald News
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