“The law enforcers establish the cause of the explosion that took place on Klochkovska Street in Kharkiv. The police investigators and EOD experts are working at the scene. Kharkiv’s Shevchenkivskyi district police precinct was reported about an explosion outside a store on Klochkovska Street around 9:30 a.m. A 53-year-old woman and a boy born in 2016 received minor injuries in the explosion. They were taken to the hospital,” the statement reads.
Senior police officials also arrived at the scene along with investigators and bomb squad.
112 Ukraine TV channel reported that a woman with a child were passing by the store when she spotted a package outside it. The package exploded after she started opening it to check its contents.