“Today at around 7:00 am the police received a message that a Mercedes car exploded in one of Cherkasy districts. As a result of the incident, the driver was injured. The man was taken to the hospital,” the message says.
At the same time, Cherkasy news agency Provse reported that the driver died. It was noted that the died was 69-year-old Anatoliy Skromny, the Director of Transit company. Besides, the victim headed the regional department of Ukrainian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs in Cherkasy region.
The police do not comment on the information about the death of the victim. It was reported that the investigators, operatives and bomb experts are working at the site. The police is deciding on whether to open a criminal proceeding.