Father of 4 Dies After Defending and Saving His 5-Year-Old Daughter from Dog Attack

People - 06-07

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A 33-year-old father of four died on May 31 after selflessly saving his 5-year-old daughter who was being attacked by a dog. Officers arrived at Robert Joseph Quick’s home in Fort Madison, Iowa, and found a large and aggressive dog attacking him, according to a statement from the Fort Madison Police Department. When they tried to help him, Quick “requested the officers help his daughter, age 5, who had been bitten in the face by the dog.”