Dog Attack

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office:
On 12/9/20, the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office and Clearwater County Ambulance responded to 244 Waterfall Loop in Orofino. It had been reported a female, later identified as Kari Martin, 58 of Orofino was being attacked by a large pit bull and the dog had her pinned to the ground. Upon the Deputies arrival it was discovered the pit bull had been pulled off of Martin by a good Samaritan. The Samaritan was able to keep the dog pinned to the ground while the Deputies and Ambulance personnel rendered aid to Martin, who was then transported to Clearwater Valley Hospital with serious injuries sustained from the attack. The pit bull was euthanized at the request of its owner.