The shell was fired from a multiple rocket launcher, Censor.NET reports citing the Donetsk Regional State Administration.
As a result of the explosion 6 people were killed and one wounded.
Meanwhile, Ostrov with reference to the local residents reports that the shell hit a passenger bus near the Poligraficheskaya bus stop in the Kyiv district of Donetsk.
"It seems, that they hit the printing place and then a bus, which burned down. There is a shell sticking out of the road - we don't know what kind is it, we did not come close. There are wounded and dead. Windows in the nearby houses were blown out," the eyewitness said.