As a result of the evening shelling of Kharkov, fires broke out in the Novobavarsky district

09:29 09 June Kyiv, Ukraine

2 people died and 4 were injured as a result of fires caused by the evening shelling of the invaders in the Novobavarsky district of Kharkov.

 
This was reported by the Main Directorate of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in the Kharkiv region.

As a result of enemy shelling at about 23:00, fires broke out in the buildings of a cafe, a grocery store and a school library in the Novobavarsky district of Kharkov. The total fire area was about 500 square meters. The school building was partially damaged.

To extinguish the fire, 9 units of fire and rescue equipment and 50 rescuers were involved.

At 03:10 all fires were extinguished.

According to preliminary data, 2 people died, another 4 people were injured.. The information is being specified.

In just one day from 8 to 9 June, the rescuers of the Kharkov garrison of the State Emergency Service went to eliminate 27 fires, of which 16 fires were caused by shelling.

Fires caused by enemy shelling occurred in the Novobavarsky (2) district of Kharkov, as well as Chuguevsky (8), Izyumsky (2), Bogodukhovsky (2) and Kharkovsky (2) districts of the region.

As a result of these fires, residential buildings, outbuildings, a workshop, a hayloft, warehouse buildings, garages and cars, a cafe building, a shop, a school library, as well as coniferous forests were damaged.