Police have confirmed four people have been hurt after an ‘out of control’ American Bulldog type attacked them.

the incident happened on Wednesday at a property in Manchester. The injuries are serious but not believed to be life-threatening.

A police spokesman said: “Police were called shortly after 12.50pm today to a home on Bluestone Road, Moston, to a report of a dog out of control.

“Officers attended and discovered an American Bulldog-type dog had attacked four people.

“They have been taken to hospital to be treated for serious injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening”.