Women safe after Ralls County dog attack

Three dogs attacked two women Wednesday morning in Ralls County.

The Ralls County Sheriff's Department reports the women were working in a pasture when the loose dogs attacked.

Deputies received a call that the dogs trapped the women against a fence.

A sheriff's deputy killed one of the dogs after it became aggressive.

The second dog ran away, and the third was put back into its enclosure.

The Sheriff's report referred to the dogs as pit bulls.