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Drones attack gas station in Oryol region, Russian Federation

Drones attack gas station in Oryol region, Russian Federation Illustrative photo (photo: Getty Images)

Russian media reported that a UAV crashed into a gas station in the city of Livny in the Oryol region, damaging part of the facade. Another drone, according to Russians, also crashed at the same station when emergency services arrived to deal with the aftermath, according to RIA Novosti and ASTRA Telegram channel.

According to the governor of the region, Klychkov, this morning allegedly witnessed a massive attack on the Oryol region. During this attack, a UAV supposedly crashed into the territory of a gas station in the city of Livny.

Part of the facade of the administrative building, according to the governor, was damaged. Workers from emergency services and the city administration arrived for containment and elimination of the consequences.

During their work at the gas station, another UAV allegedly crashed. According to the governor's preliminary data, the driver of the 8th regional fire brigade supposedly died. Three more service employees, according to the official, were injured. This information suggests that a fire broke out at the gas station, although Russian media do not directly report this.

On May 23, drones attacked one of the Russian military units located in the Krasnodar region.