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.