Tragedy In Southern River

Fatal dog attack

Tragedy In Southern River

A woman in her 50s has been killed after being attacked by a dog at a boarding kennel in Southern River.

Police have revealed emergency services were called to the property after the attack around 1:30 yesterday afternoon but she was declared dead by ambulance officers.

Two dogs have been seized by City of Gosnells Rangers.

The adult, male dogs, one a Bull Mastiff and the other a Staffordshire Bull Terrier, are being held at the request of Police. An investigation is being conducted by the Police and the City is waiting to hear further from them.

- City of Gosnells

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.