Three people killed in minibus blast at Marinka checkpoint, - prosecutor's office. PHOTOS (updated)

No confirmation of death of the fourth person in today's minibus blast at Marinka checkpoint has been received. The terrible accident claimed lives of three people: a driver, a woman, and a man who was injured and taken to hospital, but died later in Kurakhove city hospital.

This was announced by press service of the Donetsk regional prosecutor's office, Censor.NET reports.

"As at 2 p.m., the information about the fourth victim had not been confirmed. The explosion claimed lives of two people - the minibus driver, born in 1971, and a woman. Another man, a Makiivka resident, was badly injured. He was taken to Kurakhove city hospital but died later of received injuries," the statement notes.

As previously reported, as at 11 a.m., it became known that three persons had been killed in the blast, while another person, a Makiivka resident was reported injured. He was transported to Kurakhove city hospital, where he died of received wounds.

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A criminal investigation has been initiated in response to the blast of the Volkswagen minibus in Marinka district of the Donetsk region under part 2 article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (intended killing).

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/p373517