Rockford Scanner™: Victim seriously injured after a loose dog that bit the victim

Sources are reporting a serious dog bite in Rockford.

It happened just before 2 PM today near Longwood.

A person was bitten by a loose dog in the area of Longwood  in Rockford.

The injuries were reported to be serious. It is not yet known if they are life-threatening. The dog was still loose in the area. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital.