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Woman attacked by pit bull improving

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The pit bull. The pit bull.

CLOVERPORT, KY (WAVE) – A deaf woman attacked by a pit bull in Breckinridge County Monday is improving.

Shirley Sturgeon is in fair condition at University of Louisville Hospital.

Cloverport police said Sturgeon was walking down the street when the dog attacked her. They said Sturgeon lives in a nearby adult care facility and walks in the area daily.

The dog's owner said he took it in from a friend. At last check, the dog was in quarantine.

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