A civilian has been killed by an attack on Avdiivka by Russian-terrorist troops.
"The incident occurred at around 7:15 p.m. at Lomonosova Street, located close to the combat line. A 75-year-old man was fatally wounded in the attack on the town's outskirts," the report notes.
According to preliminary data, a bullet ricocheted off a gas pipe and hit the pensioner in the stomach. The wound turned out to be fatal.
The police has documented the effects of attack. Personal data of the deceased are being specified.
Earlier, the Defense Intelligence reported that terrorists have been preparing for active hostilities at the Sloviansk direction since July 14.