Boy (8) dies after dog attack in Tallaght

By Maurice Garvey

AN eight-year-old boy attacked by two dogs at a house in the Tallaght area on Sunday afternoon has died.    

The boy who was seriously injured after he was attacked by two Rottweiler dogs.

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Children's Health Ireland (CHI)

He passed away on Monday at Children's Health Ireland (CHI) at Crumlin.

Gardai investigating the circumstances surrounding the attack, are treating it as a tragic incident.

Gardai were called to the scene on Sunday around 4pm.

The dog warden was notified and the dogs were confiscated and put to sleep.

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