About this reported Head of the National Police of Ukraine Ihor Klymenko.
He noted that a rotorcraft belonging to the State Emergency Service crashed in Brovary. It housed the leadership of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, who died as a result of the accident: Minister of Internal Affairs Denys Monastyrskyi, his deputy Yevhen Yenin, and State Secretary of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Klymenko also added that 16 people are currently known to have died, including 2 children. Nine dead people, including the leadership of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, were on board the helicopter.
Another 22 people, including 10 children, were injured. They are in the hospital.
About this in a comment to “Society” reported Iryna Pryanishnikova, spokeswoman for the Kyiv region police.
She noted that as a result of the fall of the helicopter near the kindergarten in Brovary, there are five injured and also dead.
The press service of the Brovar district police reports that there are no children killed.
Oleksiy Kuleba, head of Kyiv OVA addedthat children and employees were in the kindergarten during the tragedy. As of 09:16, everyone was evacuated.
About this earlier reported Deputy Head of the Office of the President Kyrylo Tymoshenko.
“An aircraft has just crashed into a social infrastructure facility,” he wrote.
Tymoshenko added that the State Emergency Service and other relevant services are already working on the spot. Information about the victims and the circumstances is being clarified.
Also, the fall of the rotorcraft in the comment “Suspilno” confirmed Kyiv region police spokeswoman Pryanishnikova.
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