Death toll from Russian missile attack on Kryvyi Rih rises to 12

Death toll from Russian missile attack on Kryvyi Rih rises to 12

The death toll from a Russian missile attack on Kryvyi Rih has increased to 12 after a 67-year-old man died in hospital at night.

Oleksandr Vilkul, head of the Kryvyi Rih military administration, reported this on Telegram, according to Ukrinform.

"Today is a day of mourning in our city for those who died as a result of yesterday's terrorist missile attack. Unfortunately, there are already 12 victims - a 67-year-old man died last night from fatal burns," he wrote.

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At the scene, work is underway to eliminate the aftermath of the attack. The victims are receiving the necessary assistance.

Earlier reports said that the enemy fired six missiles at Kryvyi Rih on June 12. Five of them hit civilian targets. The enemy struck a five-story residential building, a transport company, a water storage facility, and other civilian objects.

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