In Lugansk region not far from the village Novotoshkovskoe (Popasnaya area) due to careless handling of explosive device died a soldier, another was wounded. This was announced by speaker of the so-called anti-terrorist operation in the Lugansk region, Lieutenant Colonel Ruslan Tkachuk.


«Yesterday, as a result of careless handling of explosive device at the 29th security road block, which is located near the village of Novotoshkovskoe, died a soldie, another was injured», — said Tkachuk.


Injured Ukrainian soldier was hospitalized with a diagnosis of «multiple gunshot shrapnel wounds» to Severodonetsk hospital.