The death toll as a result of a missile strike by the Russian Armed Forces on Ukraine’s Chernihiv has increased to 14 people, said Andriy Podorvan, head of the Chernihiv Regional Military Administration, Report informs referring to RBC-Ukraine.

“Unfortunately, the death toll has risen to 14. More than 60 people sustained injuries of varying degrees, including three children… Several dozen children have been hospitalized in Chernihiv city hospitals and are being provided with appropriate assistance,” he said.

Search and rescue operations in Chernihiv continue. According to the advisor to the head of the Chernihiv Regional Military Administration, some missing persons have not yet been contacted.