Russian strike on Pervomaisk kills seven people - State Emergency Service

18:30 26 September Kyiv, Ukraine

In the Kharkiv region, as a result of a missile attack inflicted by the enemy on Pervomaisk on Monday afternoon, seven people were killed.

 
This was reported by the press service of the State Emergency Service of Kharkiv region.
 
"As a result of the strike on the private sector of Pervomaisky, which occurred around 13:30, 7 people were killed, including a 15-year-old child. Private houses were destroyed, a fire broke out in a summer kitchen on an area of 20 sq.m., as well as in a car. Rescuers of the 45th State Fire and Rescue Unit localized the fire at 14:45. Search and rescue operations continue," the statement said.
 
On September 26, Pervomaiskaya and Kupyanskaya communities were again under enemy fire.

The enemy shelled 2 settlements in Pervomaiskaya and Kupyanskaya communities. They were hit with multiple rocket launchers using banned cluster munitions, as well as heavy artillery.

In Kupyansk, as a result of hitting these munitions, the building of a church school and a shop on a total area of 500 sq.m caught fire.

One person was injured.