A jackal attacked a 17-year-old youth in Zagatala.

According to APA's Northwest Bureau, the incident took place in the evening in Bahmatli village of the region.

The jackal attacked Ekram Mahir oglu Gasimov, born in 2006, and injured his left lower leg.

In Zagatala District Central Hospital, Ekrem Gasimov was provided with the necessary medical assistance and vaccinated against rabies.