Toddler critical after dog attack in Kalamazoo

A toddler was attacked by a dog early Saturday morning in Kalamazoo. He is now in critical condition. (WWMT/Carissa Hutchinson)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A toddler is left fighting for his life after a dog attack in Kalamazoo.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Saturday morning in the 1100 block of Lay Boulevard.

Police on scene tell Newschannel 3 the little boy was being dropped off at a family friend's house, when a dog there attacked him.

The toddler suffered life-threatening injuries, and is in critical condition in the hospital.

The dog was taken into custody by Animal Control.

Kalamazoo Public Safety says the incident is under investigation.