Chernihiv region governor Viacheslav Chaus announced this on Telegram, Ukrinform reports.
"Today's shelling of the border area in the Chernihiv region injured civilians in the Semenivka community. A family with a four-year-old child was injured. The man suffered shrapnel wounds and was treated at a local hospital. His daughter is being transported to the regional hospital where she is awaiting surgery," Chaus wrote.
According to him, the four-year-old boy was not injured by the shelling.
The family came for the weekend to visit their relatives in a border village and came under enemy fire while leaving the house.