First Deputy Chief of the National Police of Ukraine Viacheslav Abroskin wrote on social media, Censor.NET reports.
"I've just received terrible news. A police cruiser tripped an anti-tank mine planted by the militants' subversive group near Hnutove village in the Donetsk region. A police major born in 1981 died on the spot. Two more policemen received injuries and were hospitalized," Abroskin said.
He specified that the car was moving on the roadway connecting Talakivka and Hnutove.