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Man killed in dog attack on Sunday

From Local 3 News: The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a man died early Sunday morning after a dog attack.

According to Sheriff Steve Ross, Rusty Burris was killed by a family pit bull outside a home on Shallows Drive.

The dog had been tied up but broke loose from restraints at the time of the attack.

The cause of the attack is unknown.

The dog was later euthanized.