Two people died as a result of an explosion in the village of Przewodów in the Hrubieszow district, near the border with Ukraine. Services, including representatives of the military, went to the site.
Przewody is a small town five kilometers from the Ukrainian border. It is known that the services received notification of the explosion before 4 p.m. They initially reported two fatalities and a destroyed tractor.
The explosion occurred near a grain dryer. Among other things, elements of local infrastructure and a farm tractor are destroyed, a police officer told local media.
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