Beaufort News

Father, son bitten by dogs while watching fireworks in Burton

A 13-year-old boy and his 38-year-old father were bitten by two dogs who charged at them Thursday as they sat outside watching fireworks on County Shed Road in Burton, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

The dogs had jumped out of the window of a nearby home.

Both victims received medical treatment for minor injuries, and the dogs were located and returned to their owner, according to the Sheriff's Office.