A Ukrainian soldier who died on August 13 as a result of an explosion on an unidentified explosive device is Serhiy Pohovych , senior sergeant of the 57th separate motorized infantry brigade named after Kosheviy ataman Kostya Hordienko, according to the press service of the brigade.
"On August 13, 2020, we lost our combat brother, Sergeant Serhiy Pohovych ," the message says.
The accident happened in the area of the village of Vodyane as a result of the explosion of a vehicle on an unknown explosive device. Serhiy Pohovych received wounds incompatible with life.
As we reported before, a Ukrainian military man sustained lethal wounds in an explosion, as he stepped on an explosive device in Donbas combat area.
"Two servicemen of the Joint Forces staff diverted from the route, which resulted in an explosion on an unknown explosive device. One of them, regrettably, passed away, and anotehr one sustained injuries. The wounded warrior was quickly brought to a hospital for necessary medical aid", reads the message.