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Family dog injures Kinston girl, 5


KINGSTON, N.Y. -- Deputies in Ulster County say a 5-year old Kingston girl had to be airlifted to Albany Medical Center Wednesday after she was bit by the family dog.

Authorities say the incident happened just before 7:30 a.m. at a home on Jockey Hill Road.

The girl's face was severely lacerated, but deputies say the injury is not life threatening.

The dog, a German Shepard with all its shots, has been placed under quarantine.

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