The explosion happened at the ammunition depot in Svatovo town under Ukrainian occupation in Lugansk region. About 3 500 tons were kept in the warehouse. The fire seized the area more than 9 000 square metres, and then the fire spread to locals' private houses.
There is information about one casualty among civilians. The people are evacuated from the place. The shells' explosions are heard in the town. According to local mayor Ecgeniy Rybalco, at least two person died and four wounded.
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