According to the police spokesperson, the team of investigators and EOD experts was working at the scene.
"The Kyiv police was reported on the explosion at Chornobylska Street in Sviatoshynskyi district today, June 14, at 4:42 p.m.," the statement reads.
The law enforcers found that the explosion took place in an old car that had long been parked not far from a house.
Preliminary findings indicate that four children aged 5 to 11 years decided to play inside a car where they found an object that subsequently detonated.
The police take measures to establish all the circumstances of the incident and those involved in it.