Explosion and fire at oil depot in the Tambov oblast, russia, following drone attack 06/20/2024 16:35:18. Total views 157. Views today — 0.

Drones attacked an oil depot in the Tambov oblast of russia on the morning of June 20. This was reported by the governor of the Tambov oblast, Maxim Yegorov, on Telegram and russian media.

"Early this morning, there was an explosion and a fire in a tank at the Platonovskaya oil depot in the Rasskazovsky municipal district of the Tambov oblast. The incident presumably occurred due to a UAV. Forces from the territorial subsystem of the single state system of prevention and liquidation of emergency situations, including fire and rescue units from the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations, have been deployed to manage the aftermath", - wrote Yegorov.

"At least three Ukrainian kamikaze drones attacked the Platonovskaya oil depot in the Tambov oblast at an extremely low altitude, resulting in a tank catching fire", - said one of the russian media reports.

Yegorov also reported that "in the morning, UAV debris was found in the Pervomaisky municipal district". According to the governor, the drone exploded in the air.