Woman dies at Ukrainian checkpoint

A resident of the republican capital died yesterday evening near the Ukrainian checkpoint "Maryinka" near Donetsk during the crossing of the contact line. This was stated by the head of the representative office of the DPR in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire Ruslan Yakubov.

"A woman born in 1949 who lived in the village of Staromikhailovka of the Kirovsky district of Donetsk died in the area of the Ukrainian zero checkpoint "Maryinka" tonight," Yakubov said.

According to the representative of the JCCC, an elderly woman felt poorly when she was walking from the bus arriving from the Ukrainian side towards the DPR. The Donetsk resident died on the spot. Her body was evacuated by the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic.

Details of the incident are being specified.

DONi News Agency