Ukrainian village located 10 km from contact line shelled by pro-Russian terrorists.

Pro-Russian terrorists of so-called Lugansk People’s Republic shelled Toshkivka village in Ukraine controlled part of Lugansk Region. The village is 10 km away from the contact line and there were no shelling in the past 3 months. It was attacked at night at 2:30 am. 23 y.o. man got wounded by shrapnel, he’s father says that coffee table saved his life as it stopped most of the debris. Parents were sleeping in another room with 16 y.o. brother of the young man.

Mykhaylo Pukhtayevych helps wounded old lady in Toshkivka

Mykhaylo Pukhtayevych helps wounded old lady in Toshkivka

In the building nearby the ceiling fall down and 80 y.o. woman got wounded. The Deputy Head of Lugansk Regional Military-Civil Administration Mykhaylo Pukhtayevych who arrived to the village took the old lady to the hospital.

Toshkivka is located 10 km away from the contact line

Toshkivka is located 10 km away from the contact line

Burnt house in Toshkivka

Burnt house in Toshkivka

6 other houses were damaged, 3 of them were totally destroyed. Some power and gas lines got damaged on several streets. The repair team is working to fix that.

The last shelling of this village was 3 months ago. Everything was quiet here for a long time. After getting back to Regional Administration office we will decided how to provide compensation to people shortly.

– Mykhaylo Pukhtayevych

Damaged house in Toshkivka

Damaged house in Toshkivka

Destruction in Toshkivka

Destruction in Toshkivka

Burnt house in Toshkivka

Burnt house in Toshkivka

Burnt house in Toshkivka

Burnt house in Toshkivka

Reported by Lugansk Regional State Administration at https://www.facebook.com/odalug

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