The area near the oil depot in the city of Makiivka came under fire from the Armed Forces of Ukraine on May 4, Denis Pushilin, the "head of the DPR", said.
Eyewitnesses write on social media that black smoke and flames can be seen near the oil depot.
The DPR also reports one dead and two wounded. It is reported that four tanks of 5,000 tons each are on fire.
The Ukrainian armed forces have not yet commented on this information.
Recall, the Command of the Ukrainian Air Force reported that on the evening of May 3, 18 air-launched cruise missiles were fired on the territory of Ukraine.