According to Ukrinform, Melitopol Mayor Ivan Fedorov announced this in a post on Telegram.
"Melitopol: loud! Several explosions are heard in all districts of the city. The occupiers are bustling about. We are waiting for details from the General Staff," the post reads.
Later, Fedorov added: "Morning weather in the temporarily occupied Melitopol: first the roar of explosive thunder and the glow of lightning, then a thick [explosion] fog near the locomotive depot substation."
According to the Melitopol mayor, power outages were recorded in the northern and western parts of the city, as well as in Semenivka, Tambovka and some other surrounding villages.