Man, boy, 5, bitten by coyotes in separate attacks

Man, boy, 5, bitten by coyotes in separate attacks
FILE PHOTO: A man and a child were both attacked by coyotes Wednesday in separate incidents that took place hours apart in Chicago. (Pixabay/Pixabay)

CHICAGO — A man and a child were both attacked by coyotes Wednesday in separate incidents that took place hours apart in Chicago.

A 32-year-old man was bitten on the buttocks by a coyote Wednesday night, WGN reported. He went to a hospital around midnight and is expected to recover.

Earlier, a 5-year-old boy was bitten on the side of the head around 4 p.m. outside of the Peggy Notebart Nature Museum in Lincoln Park, WGN reported.

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He was taken to a children’s hospital with cuts to his head and is in stable condition.