A cow died from mad cow disease in Mokraya village of the Pecherinskyi region of the Zakarpattya.

The press service of the Emergency Ministry disclosed to UNIAN that it was defined by laboratory researches of the Oblast laboratory of the veterinary medicine. According to the preliminary data, some sick animal could bite the cow.

The cow’s carcass was burnt, decontamination and vaccination about 60 head of other cattle was carried out. 11 people, who contacted with animals, are at examination in hospital.