Woman, 70, killed by dogs

Hi-Desert Star - 01-18


YUCCA MESA — Four dogs attacked and killed 70-year-old Lana Bergman in her home in the 59000 block of Sunflower Drive Wednesday night, the Sheriff’s Department said. The dogs were pit bulls belonging to an acquaintance of Bergman’s who was staying with her, according to the sheriff’s report. Bergman was home alone with the four dogs when they mauled her. She succumbed to her injuries shortly afterward. Deputies were called to the scene at 10:11 p.m. The dogs’ owner also arrived on the scene and surrendered them to animal control officers.