“Butovskaya” mine in Makeyevka undergoes Ukrainian shelling

Today in the morning massive shelling of the Makeyevka “Butovskaya” mine of the state enterprise “Makeyevugol” was conducted, reports the press service of the DPR Coal and Energy Ministry.  

“Today, starting from 05:00 am, the Ukrainian gunmen were conducting massive artillery fire on “Butovskaya” mine of the state enterprise “Makeyevugol”. The fire was adjusted, the destructions were recorded,” reported the press service representative.

It was specified that the Ukrainian shells hit the roof of the administrative-household complex of the mine, in the air pit building the windows were blown out, shell hits were also recorded in the enterprise’s industrial site. Three mine’s employees were on duty at the moment of shelling, luckily they managed to hide in the shelter.

According to the data received, as on 9:00 am the shelling was ongoing.

DONi News Agency