As a Fort Worth Dog Attack and Dog Bite attorney, I read with interest this unusual dog bite wrongful death case. Usually human bites are more infective than dog bites.
The death of a Washington state man from a dog bite has prompted a lawsuit by the man’s family against the dog’s owner. Kenneth Bock developed an infection from a bacteria contracted through the dog’s saliva and died of a blood clot 10 days after being bitten, the suit states. The family claims the incident was not the first time the dog had bitten someone and that its owner. Nicole Tsong, Seattle Times 09/09/2010
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