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 Tractor tripped mine in Pavlopil. One person killed, one wounded, - National Police

Today, May 18, a tractor was blown up after running into an unidentified explosive device in Pavlopil, the Donetsk region.

Censor.NET reports citing the National Police press office.

As noted, the police received a call today at 2:40 p.m. According to preliminary data, there were two men in the tractor. While heading for a river near Pavlopil (the Donetsk region), they ran into an unknown explosive device.

One man died on the spot, the second was hospitalized. The circumstances around the accident and the severity of the victim's injuries are being established. A legal assessment will be given after priority measures are taken.

Read more: Two soldiers injured in tripwire explosion near Popasna, - Luhansk Regional State Administration

In addition, the report stresses that this is the fifth case when a tractor has been destroyed in a mine blast since the beginning of 2016, and the 10th - since the beginning of the anti-terrorist operation. Last time, such cases occurred in the frontline settlements of Sartana and Hnutove.
 
 
 
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