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Official says nine people injured in Ukrainian shelling of Antonovsky Bridge in Kherson

All victims were taken to medical institutions

KHERSON, October 21. /TASS/. Nine people sustained injuries as a result of a shelling of the Antonovsky Bridge in Kherson by the armed forces of Ukraine, a representative of the Kherson Region emergency services said on Friday.

"Nine people were injured. All victims were taken to medical institutions," he told reporters.

Vladimir Rogov, chairman of the We Are Together with Russia civil society group, on Friday said three people including children were killed in the shelling of a river crossing in Kherson.

"Militants of the armed forces of Ukraine inflicted 12 missile strikes. Eleven missiles were shot down by Russian air defenses. One rocket got through. As a result of the shelling by [Ukrainian President Vladimir] Zelensky’ terrorists of a river crossing in Kherson, three people were killed, including children, 10 civilians were injured. Twelve civilian vehicles burned out," he said on Telegram.