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 Commission formed to investigate tank explosion at Novomoskovskyi firing range, – General Staff

Three soldiers were wounded in an incident at Novomoskovskyi firing range, the Dnipropetrovsk region.

Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the General Staff of the Ukrainian Army.

According to the report, three soldiers of a mechanized brigade were injured by a tank detonation at a firing range in Novomoskovsk on Oct. 3.

It was initially established that a starter of the motor heater of the tank caught fire. An explosion occurred while the crew tried to put out the fire. As a result, members of the tank crew have been wounded.

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Three soldiers were taken to hospital. There is no threat to their lives.

A commission was appointed by a decree of the Commander of the Land Forces to investigate the incident.

 
 
 
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