Seven soldiers were hospitalized due to the fire at the proving ground Shyroky Lan in Mykhailivka village, Mykolaiv region, the military in the serious condition got 25% of burns. Khrystyna Vdovychenko, the press officer of the 92nd Independent Mechanized Brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported to 112.ua.
‘The soldiers who suffered in the result of the fire at the proving ground Shyroky Lan are in the hospital, one of them in the serious condition and got 25% of burns’, Vdovychenko claimed.
According to her, the fire occurred due to the violation of the safety rules by the fault of the soldiers who were in the tent.
Vdovychenko claims that there were no circuits or other technical reasons as earlier the check of the fire safety took place in the tent camp and the violations were not found.
The criminal proceeding is opened due to the fire at the proving ground Shyroky Lan as Andry Lysenko, the spokesperson of the Prosecutor General Office of Ukraine reported on Facebook.
‘Due to the fact of the destruction of the military assets that led to the serious consequences, the criminal proceeding is opened. The procedural control of the criminal proceeding is held by the Military Prosecution of the Mykolaiv garrison of South region of Ukraine’, Lysenko reported.
Also, the official investigation is assigned due to the death of the soldier as the Ukrainian Ground reported on Facebook.
‘The fire took place at the night at the 235th multi-service proving ground in Mykolaiv region due to the violation of the safety rules, one tent burned in the tent camp in the result of this’, the message said.
There is no threat to the lives of the suffered soldiers.
As we reported one military serviceman was killed, seven were injured in the fire at Shyroky Lan proving ground in Mykolaiv region at night on March 13. One of the tents inflamed where the stove was used.