In the Kharkiv region, a rocket from an enemy aircraft hit a tractor in the field, the tractor driver received numerous burns and leg injuries.
This was reported in Facebook Serhiy Bolvinov, head of the investigative department of the Main Directorate of the National Police in the Kharkiv region, Ukrinform reports.
“While working in the field in Kharkiv region a rocket fired from a Russian aircraft directly hit the tractor. A 26-year-old tractor driver was taken to the hospital with numerous burns and leg injuries,” Bolvinov said.
Investigators of the district police together with the prosecutor conducted an inspection of the scene.
Criminal proceedings were registered under Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (violation of the laws and customs of war).
As clarified to the correspondent of the agency, the strike from the aircraft was carried out near the village. New Merchik of the Valkovskaya community.
On February 24, Russian troops launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine. They destroy infrastructure facilities, carry out massive shelling of residential areas of Ukrainian cities and towns using artillery, multiple launch rocket systems and ballistic missiles.