The armed confrontation is continuing at the Rostov-Kharkov highway running between the Ukrainian Slavyansk and Artemovsk cities.
Donetsk Regional State Administration's Health Department said there are injured, Ukrinform news agency reported.
"Nine people were wounded and one was killed in the confrontation at the Rostov-Kharkov highway section running between the Slavyansk and Artemovsk cities," according to the report.
Five people suffered gunfire wounds in the Slavyansk city, the news agency said.
"Movement of ambulances in Slavyansk is now limited, but doctors provide emergency aid using all available means and deliver the injured to the health care institutions," according to the report.
Translated by E.A.
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