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19:44 | Sep 28 | 2012

Search for pensioner who went to look for missing cow in Gorny ulus lasted three days

On September 23 a 57-year old resident of the settlement Ert went to look for his cow in the direction of the area Tuora-Yuryakh located approximately 10 kilometers from the settlement.

The ulus administration organized a search and rescue operation. 80 people were looking for the pensioner during the operation, however, at the end they had to address themselves to the rescue service.
On September 26 a group consisting of six rescuers and a service dog found the man alive 28 kilometers from the settlement. He was very tired and exposed to cold, he was taken to a hospital.
Nothing is reported about the cow’s destiny.