Boy, 7, attacked by 3 pit bulls

September 19, 2008 7:58:30 PM PDT
Three pit bulls attacked a 7-year-old-boy on Chicago's West Side Friday night.Chicago police shot and killed two of the dogs that were attacking the boy, but the third got away.

Residents said the boy was playing in a vacant lot, and the dogs somehow escaped from the yard next door.

The boy is hospitalized in serious but stable condition.