1 dead, several injured in Ukrainian shelling

1 dead, several injured in Ukrainian shelling

The head of the Kursk Region, Roman Starovoyt, says a truck driver perished in the early morning attack.

Ukraine's shelling of the village of Tetkino in Kursk Region, Russia claimed the life of at least one civilian and left several more injured on Thursday morning, the region s governor said in a Telegram post.

According to Roman Starovoyt, the enemy attack on Tetkino took place at dawn and ended up with a tragedy. There was at least one dead among the civilian population, according to local authorities. According to preliminary information, the sole victim of the Ukrainian attack was a truck driver who delivered raw material to a distillery.

Starovoyt said that the Ukrainian military had struck the facility with several shells.

The attack damaged several households in the village, with firefighters tackling the consequences of the shelling, the governor said. Starovoyt mentioned unexploded shells left in the wake of the incident.

Ukraine hasn't commented on the attack.

On Wednesday several villages in Russia's Kursk and Belgorod regions came under Ukrainian fire, leaving at least one person injured.

Russia's Investigative Committee said it was looking into the incidents.