A soldier died in a tank fire in the Leningrad region

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On the ground in the Leningrad region exploded tank munition. One soldier was killed, five were injured, reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the Western military district.

The incident occurred during scheduled tank firing. The projectile deviated from the path when you touch the ground and exploded near the shelter of soldiers-engineers.

Victims receive medical care. At the scene works Commission of the WMD.

August 11 on the ground in the Pskov region from a gunshot wound killed a paratrooper. He served under contract in the 76th airborne assault division.