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A passenger bus destroyed in a Ukrainian shelling of Kherson region. © Telegram / HersonVestnik
The attack was reportedly carried out with a US-supplied HIMARS systems
At least five people were killed when Ukrainian shelling hit a bus in Russia’s newly incorporated Kherson Region early on Friday, local health authorities have said.
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“Unfortunately, as a result of the shelling, five people were killed and five were injured,” Kherson Region’s health department announced on Telegram.
The injured passengers, who suffered shrapnel wounds, have been hospitalized, with their condition described as moderate, it added.
The Ukrainian shelling of the Daryevsky Bridge over the Ingulets River took place at around 7am local time, with a missile hitting a bus carrying local residents to work, according to Kherson Region’s administration.
A source in the emergency services told RIA-Novosti that a US-supplied HIMARS multiple rocket launch system had been used in the attack, with four missiles fired at the bridge.
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