One civilian, a woman, was killed by alleged Russian shelling of Saltivka, Kharkiv on March 16 2022.
Multiple sources posted a video of an explosion in Saltivka. A Bellingcat comment mentions that the explosion occurred next to an ice hockey rink, and next to a burning vehicle appears to be a fatality. Truexa News mentions that a woman died, and were looking to identify who it was by the car number.
Truexa News attributed the explosion to shelling carried out by Russian forces.
No other information was available on this incident.
This assessment has reference to Bellingcat code CIV0398.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
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Reports of the incident mention a strike in the vicinity of an ice rink in the Saltivka (Салтівка) neighbourhood of the city of Kharkiv (Харків). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following exact coordinates: 49.989101, 36.340268.