A veteran TV anchor in Denver, Colorado, was rushed to the hospital after a dog that recently survived a harrowing rescue bit her in the face during a live TV segment.
Max, an 86-pound Argentine Mastiff, sunk his teeth into Kyle Dyer’s face when she bent down to pet him Wednesday morning during a morning show segment on KUSA-TV.
The station’s news chopper captured video footage of a firefighter rescuing Max from a freezing pond Monday after he fell through the ice and couldn’t make it out.
Now, Max has been caged by animal control officers and his owner, Michael Robinson has been fined.
The station says Miss Dyer is in fair condition, recovering from the bite at at Denver hospital.