ARJAY, Ky. (WATE) – One woman was killed after two dogs attacked her and her husband this morning in the Wiser Branch area of Bell County.
Bell County Coroner, Jay Steele, says Lorraine Brock Saylor, 66, was killed by two dogs Sunday morning. An autopsy is scheduled for 9 a.m
Bell County dispatch confirmed that they received a call stating that a woman and her husband were attacked by two dogs at 10:20 a.m.
On arrival, Bell County deputies discovered that Saylor and her husband were attacked by two pit bulls. Saylor died from her injuries, and the man was transported to Pineville Community Hospital.
According to the Bell County Sheriff’s Office, the man shot and killed one of the dogs, but the other ran off. Deputies believe it is injured and say that the dogs do not belong to the couple.