Girl, grandmother injured in dog attack on South Side

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CHICAGO – A girl and her grandmother are recovering in the hospital after they were injured in a dog attack on the South Side.

Witnesses say the 8-year-old girl was playing with her grandparents three dogs in the front yard at 51st and Fairfield in the city's Gage Park neighborhood.

One dog reportedly attacked the girl and when her 56-year-old grandmother came out of the home, the dog attacked her.

Emergency officials were called and the two victims were taken to the hospital.