(Reuters) – Leonid Pasechnik, put in cost of Ukraine’s Russia-controlled eastern Luhansk area by Moscow, mentioned two individuals had been taken to hospital and extra could also be below the rubble after a Ukrainian assault hit a bakery in town of Lysychansk on Saturday.
Reuters couldn’t instantly independently confirm any particulars of the report popping out of an space Russian mentioned it annexed in 2022.
Ukrainian officers haven’t made any assertion on the incident.
“Several dozen more civilians may remain under the rubble,” Pasechnik mentioned on the Telegram messaging app, including that emergency officers had been working on the scene.
Russia’s state-run TASS information company quoted navy police as saying two individuals had been killed and 6 had been taken to hospital.
Russian information company RIA quoted the navy police as saying as much as 40 individuals “may be under the rubble.” On its Telegram channel, RIA confirmed a video clip it mentioned got here from Luhansk’s administration of an emergency car hoisting a crushed automotive subsequent to a ruined constructing.