Russians strike critical infrastructure facility in Kherson: there are power outages
A powerful explosion occurred in Kherson on October 15, causing power outages and water supply interruptions in some areas of the regional center.
This was reported by the head of the Kherson City Military Administration Roman Mrochko. He later clarified that the Russians dropped two guided aerial bombs on a critical infrastructure facility.
"There was a powerful explosion in Kherson, causing power outages and water supply interruptions. The information is being clarified. Wait for official reports," Mrochko wrote at 10:30.
Later, the reasons for the explosions and blackout in part of the city became known: the Russian occupiers struck a critical infrastructure facility in Kherson.
"About an hour ago, 30 minutes apart, the Russian military conducted an air strike from SU-34, preliminary dropping 2 guided bombs on a critical infrastructure facility in Kherson! Russia continues to terrorize the civilian population of the community!" said the head of the Kherson RMA.
At 09:53, the Nikolaevskiy Vaniok Telegram channel warned about the threat of an attack on the right bank of the Kherson region with air bombs.
"3 SU-34/35 jets are launching (most likely guided bombs) bombs in the direction of the right bank of the Kherson region. Beryslav district residents, pay special attention" the message said.
Around 11 o'clock, there was a second warning about possible launches.
"2 more SU-35S jets launch guided bombs again, this time in the direction of the Beryslav district of the Kherson region. Please stay in safe places until the threat is gone," Nikolaevskiy Vaniok wrote.
The day before, on October 14, according to the Kherson RMA, Russian troops fired Kherson city territorial community 27 times, launching 129 shells, 45 of which were recorded by the beginning of the new day.
"Damage was recorded in Kherson, Antonivka, Inzhenerne, Naddniprianske and Sadove. At night, the enemy carried out an artillery attack on Kherson and mortar shelling of Naddniprianske. There were no casualties in the Kherson military technical group as a result of Russian hostile attacks over the past day," said Mrochko in the morning.
In total, the occupants conducted 107 attacks in the region on October 14, using 622 shells from mortars, artillery, Grad, tanks, ATGM, AGS, LPG, aviation, and UAVs.
"Russian military hit residential areas of the region's settlements; a building of an educational institution, a cultural center, a post office and a shop in Kherson district; as well as an enterprise and a market area in Kherson. As a result of Russian aggression, 2 people were killed and 2 more were wounded," said Oleksandr Prokudin, head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration, on the morning of October 15.
As reported earlier, on the night of October 15, the occupiers struck Kharkiv region. The enemy dropped a guided aerial bomb on the village of Druzheliubivka, Izium district.
As a result of the bomb explosion, a private house was destroyed and a fire broke out.
A 57-year-old man and a 54-year-old woman were killed. In addition, one local was injured.