Morning shelling of Kyiv: a rocket hit a nine-story building

09:55 26 June Kyiv, Ukraine

According to the State Emergency Service, as a result of a morning attack on Kyiv, a rocket hit a nine-story building. In Shevchenko district, there are victims.

It is noted that the message about the fire in the high-rise building was received at 06:29.

Произошло возгорание разрушенного дома.

As a result of enemy shelling, a fire broke out in a 9-storey residential building with partial destruction of the 7th, 8th and 9th floors. The fire covered a total area of 300 sq.. m

Measures are being taken to extinguish the fire and rescue people.

Идет разбор завалов и спасение пострадавших.

According to the adviser to the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Anton Gerashchenko, one of the rockets hit a residential building on Tatarskaya Street. Lukyanovka metro area.

"The house is on fire. Rescuers and police are working. They aimed again at the Artem plant," he said.

Recall that in Kyiv and the region on Sunday, June 26, strong explosions thundered. Residents of the capital heard four explosions, in particular in the Shevchenko district.