Former Miss Great Britain Danielle Lloyd has told how she is “lucky to be alive” after being attacked by a raging pitbull while out on her bike.
The model was only saved from serious harm when fiancee Michael O’Neill raced over to help her and grappled the beast.
According to the Birmingham Mail , Micheal was then raced to hospital for treatment where it is feared the electrician may have tetanus and is being treated with antibiotocs through an IV drop.
Posting about the incident to Twitter, the ex Miss Great Britain said: Thought I was going out for a nice day on the bike when we was attacked by a raging dog lucky Michael was there & he saved me! A&E day
When she was asked by showbiz agent Zara Holland who works on ITV2’s Love Island how she was Danielle replied: Am OK but Michael wasn’t so lucky. Horrible never been so scared X
In a statement Danielle’s management confirmed Michael was still being treated in hospital for his injuries.
It is understood that he may be suffering from tetanus and is currently receiving antibiotics through an IV drip. The dog has been destroyed following the attack.
Sally Windsor told the Birmingham Mail: “Both Danielle and Michael are lucky to be alive. Michael is still being treated in hospital for his injuries, and the dog has been destroyed.”
Danielle recently held a glamorous engagement party to celebrate getting together with Mr O’Neill.
Four gleaming Rollers provided by Sparkbrook limo hire company, phantomhire.com, ferried the stars to The Geisha cocktail lounge at The Cube, Birmingham.
The mum-of-three, who lives in Little Aston, Birmingham, was formerly married to ex-Wolves star Jamie O’Hara.
The guest list included former The Only Way Is Essex star Amy Childs. The stunning 25-year-old, now a fashion designer, turned heads in one of her own creations, a tight-fitting bodycon dress.
Also present were Geordie Shore star Chloe Ferry, who wore a daring lace-up mini-dress and 33-year-old TOWIE beauty Lauren Pope who went for a casual, blue denim look.
The following day, Danielle tweeted: Oh, I feel fragile today. What an amazing night X.
Michael popped the question to the former Miss Great Britain in March after a whirlwind six-month romance.
Danielle, who has been wooed by top footballers, has told friends she is happy to have a normal man.
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