A fire at an oil storage facility occurred in the Kirovograd region of Ukraine, the fire was localized, head of the regional military administration Andrei Raikovich said on Thursday.
“Today at 3.40 (4.40 Moscow time) there was … a blow. A fire broke out at the storage of petroleum products, ”Raikovich said in a video posted on the Telegram channel.
At the same time, he did not specify where the storage is located and how much fuel was in it, but noted that «the fire is currently localized, losses are being calculated at the moment.»
Earlier Thursday, Raikovich reported that explosions had occurred at a critical infrastructure facility in the Kropyvnytskyi district of the Kirovohrad region.
Attacks on the Ukrainian infrastructure of the Russian Armed Forces began on October 10, two days after the terrorist attack on the Crimean bridge, behind which, according to the Russian authorities, the Ukrainian special services are. The strikes are carried out on energy, defense industry, military command and communications facilities throughout the country.