Ruslan Volkov served as a flamethrower operator in the military unit A0216; he was born in 2000. As his car stumbled upon an explosive device in the area of Novhorodske, Donetsk region, he sustained fatal injuries.
The Brigade's command express their condolences to the family and the close people of the serviceman.
Earlier, we reported that two servicemen of the Ukrainian army suffered wounds, having stepped on the landmine. Skhid operative and a tactical group of Ukraine's military reported that on Tuesday.
"Both warriors received first medical aid and were evacuated to medical establishments. Their health condition is satisfactory", reads the message.
Currently, the military police workgroup is investigating the site of the incident.