"Russian troops struck Nikopol twice. Sixty Grad rockets slammed into residential neighborhoods. According to preliminary information, nobody was injured. One house was destroyed, almost 50 were damaged, and more than three dozen outbuildings were affected. Two private yards caught fire. The rescuers put out the flame," Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration, posted on Telegram.
According to him, the buildings and equipment of three local enterprises, as well as more than 100 solar panels, were damaged by the shelling.
Two power lines in the town were hit. More than 3,000 Nikopol residents have left without electricity.
"In Kryvyi Rih district, Karpivka and Shyroke communities came under Uragan MLRS fire. Houses were destroyed in Shyroke. A 44-year-old woman was injured. She was given help and now is treated at home," the administration’s head noted.