The epicenter was in Petrivskyi and Kirovskyi districts. As a result of the shelling many houses and district infrastructures were damaged, Censor.NET reports citing the official website of the city mayor Oleksandr Lukianchenko.
Unfortunately, there are civilian casualties in Donetsk: 3 people were killed in different parts of the city, the mayor's office says.
In addition it is reported that an air strike was conducted on 40 Sechenova str last night. As a result, a crater with a diameter of 4 m and a depth of 1.5 m appeared on the road. The shrapnel damaged a gas pipeline along the street and the road leading to the asphalt plant. Also there is a dud which the sappers are trying to defuse now. There are no civilian victims as a result of the air strike. As of 9.30 the situation in Donetsk remains tense.