Woman suffers critical injuries in dog attack; police shoot, kill dog

A 33-year-old woman is in critical but stable condition at a local hospital after being mauled by a pit bull, according to Rochester police.

Police say the woman was attacked by the dog about 1 a.m. Wednesday on Rockview Terrace. Police witnessed the attack and shot and killed the pit bull, police said.

The woman was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital where she is listed in stable condition, according to police.

Staff reports 9:32 a.m. EST November 30, 2016