Lviv Firefighters Battle Blaze Following Deadly Missile Strikes

Firefighters battled a fire at a vehicle service station in Lviv, Ukraine, after local officials said Russian strikes hit the city on April 18.

Lyiv Mayor Andriy Sadovyi said five missiles hit the city. Sadovyi said six people died, and 11 were injured, including a child.

Earlier video showed smoke rising from the city’s central train station. Lviv has been a hub for Ukrainians fleeing the war further east to reach Poland and other parts of Europe.

Video released by State Emergency Service of Ukraine, Lviv Region, shows firefighters working to extinguish the blaze at the service station. Credit: State Emergency Service of Ukraine via Storyful

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