Russian troops target Kryvyi Rih, hit local enterprise
An explosion rocked Kryvyi Rih on Tuesday morning, September 26, in the Dnipropetrovsk region. The Russian military targeted a local business establishment
This is reported by Serhii Lysak, the head of Dnipropetrovsk regional military administration.
"The morning in Kryvyi Rih began with an explosion at one of the city's businesses. We are currently gathering more information," the message stated.
According to Oleksandr Vilkul, the head of the city's Defense Council, the enemy had previously used ballistic weapons to attack Kryvyi Rih. Fortunately, there have been no reported casualties, and all emergency services are on the scene.
At 06:20, the Ukrainian Armed Forces' Air Force reported the threat of ballistic weapon usage in the region. Simultaneously, Vilkul reported the sound of an explosion in Kryvyi Rih, which occurred during an air alert declared in the Dnipropetrovsk region.
Vilkul emphasized the situation by stating on Telegram, "Kryvyi Rih. Explosion. Do not record or share any footage online."
At 07:13, the Air Force announced that they had successfully repelled the ballistic threat.
On September 8, Russian occupiers attacked the police administration building in Kryvyi Rih, resulting in the tragic death of a policeman and injuries to 74 people. The Russian forces reportedly fired a single Iskander-K missile.
On Monday, September 11, there were also loud explosions in Kryvyi Rih when the Russians launched attack UAVs and missiles towards the city. Fortunately, the anti-aircraft defense system was activated to protect the area.