A major fire broke out at a power substation in Shebekino, near Russia’s Belgorod, leaving at least 2,000 residents without electricity, the Governor of Belgorod region Vyacheslav Gladkov reported on Telegram, on Oct. 11.
Gladkov alleged Ukrainian forces have shelled the facility.
“More than 2,000 people are now off the grid,” he said.
“No people were killed or injured”
Numerous photos and videos from the site of the fire have emerged across social media.