In the river in the regional clinical hospital.Mechnikov died Ukrainian soldier, who was wounded in the explosion of ammunition during a competition at a military firing range in the Dnipropetrovsk region, says Advisor to the head of Dnipropetrovsk regional state administration Tatyana Lip.

“30.07 from the hospital Mechnikov went to the sky, our countryman Tishchenko Yuri V. 12.04.1989 year of birth, which received a very severe wound 20.07.2017 year at the site in the village of Cherkasy. We Express our condolences to the family and colleagues”, – she wrote on his page on “Facebook”.

“What reason led to such a tragedy? Waiting for the conclusions of the Commission”, she added.

As reported, 20 July 2017, eight soldiers were injured in the blast during the competition at 239 General range in the Dnipropetrovsk region.

Previously it is established that the servicemen received injuries of varying severity in the explosion of ammunition engineering .