SOMERVILLE (CBS) — A quick-thinking trooper saved a baby pitbull that ran into traffic on Tuesday morning, Massachusetts State Police said.

Trooper Brian Boike was working a detail in Somerville when Bella, a 2-month-old pitbull, dashed into the street.

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Trooper Brian Boike and a puppy he saved from traffic (Massachusetts State Police photo)

Trooper Brian Boike and a puppy he saved from traffic (Massachusetts State Police photo)

Boike was able to corral the dog and bring her back to her owner, police said.

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