"Terrorists shelled the town of Artemivsk with Grad. A shell exploded near school #4. A 7-year-old child was killed. An investigative team of the Artemivsk city police department is working at the site," he wrote.
As a result of the shelling five people were hospitalized, according to the Department of Health of the Donetsk Regional State Administration.
"The shelling of the city Artemovisk by members of illegal armed groups today in the afternoon killed one person - a boy who was a second-grader in a local school. His underage sister and four other people were injured and subsequently taken to hospital," the Administration reported.