A tractor blew up at the explosive item during the fire-fighting in the forest in Stanytsia-Luhanska area as the National Police reported.
“Near the railway station Ilienko, Stanytsia-Luhanska area, during the fire-fighting in the forest and construction of a protective belt, a tractor run by a 34-year-old local citizen blew up at the un identified explosive item,” the message said.
A man with mine-blast injuries was hospitalized.
This information may be put on the United register of the pretrial investigation qualified as a terrorist act.
As we reported forest cover started burning near Kolesnikovka, Stanytsia Luhanska district, on July 3. According to the rescuers, the fire is not being put up as the territory is mined.
Earlier pro-Kremlin militants got their ammunition stock on fire in Donetsk region. The shells that the armed gangs used to shell Shyrokyne and Berdyanske caught fire and detonated.
On June 26, the first stage of the withdrawal of the Ukrainian detachments under the surveillance of the OSCE mission took place in Stanytsya Luhanska.