Donetsk, Apr 28 – DAN. A civilian woman has been injured in the Petrovskiy district of Donetsk today after Kiev forces opened fire at the capital's western outskirts, the head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Saturday.

"A civilian woman, born in 1942, resident of the Petrovskiy district of Donetsk, has been injured as the result of Kiev's shelling."

The fire is has reportedly been open from the direction of Kiev-controlled Maryinka with an AGS grenade launcher, 15 rounds have been fired. As an ambulance arrived at the scene it was targeted by an Ukrainian sniper.

The woman has been taken to the city hospital No. 14 with shrapnel wounds to forearm and knee joint.

Earlier in the day, two civilians were killed, one injured in Dokuchayevsk as Kiev forces opened intense fire and hit a public utilities service truck. *ot