Donetsk, Apr 19 - DAN. Three civilians were wounded on Thursday as Ukrainian forces shelled the Alexandrovka crossing point area near Donetsk, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told the Donetsk News Agency.

“Today, Ukrainian army units opened fire at the Alexandrovka crossing point area; three civilians were wounded,” Barusin said.

The people were crossing into the Donetsk People’s Republic on foot from Ukrainian territory when the shelling occurred, according to the DPR military. No more details were immediately available.*jk