- Associated Press - Monday, June 16, 2014

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) - A woman is recovering from dog bite wounds she received in a pit bull attack Sunday at a home in Kennewick.

Police says Judy Phillips suffered severe bites on her arm and leg.

The Tri-City Herald reports (https://bit.ly/1n3L38t ) medics found her on the driveway of the house, and the pit bull was inside where another woman had locked herself and a young child in a bedroom. Police helped them escape out a window.

Benton County Animal Control captured the dog and is holding it in quarantine.

Phillips was reported in satisfactory condition by Sunday afternoon at Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland.

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Information from: Tri-City Herald, https://www.tri-cityherald.com

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