NY: Dog Bites Girl in Harlem Apartment

It appeared to have happened inside an apartment at 2130 Madison Ave.

A 7-year-old girl was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after being attacked by a dog in a Harlem apartment, authorities said.

Two dogs were taken away from the scene by police. It was unclear what breed the dogs were, though initial reports were of a pit bull biting a child.

The girl was bitten inside an apartment at 2130 MadisonĀ Ave. at about 3:20 p.m., police said. She appeared to be conscious and alert as she was wheeled out to the ambulance, though her arm was covered up.

Check NBC New York for updates on this developing story.

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