The man died in a queue at the checkpoint in the Donbass, said in the LC

© RIA Novostizenit Luhansk. Archival photoThe man died in a queue at the checkpoint in the Donbass, said in the LC© RIA Novosti

The man died in a queue controlled by Ukrainian law enforcers side of the checkpoint «Stanitsa Lugansk» in the Donbass, said on Monday to journalists the official representative of the people’s militia self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic Andrey Marochko.

From January 2015, according to the decision of the Ukrainian authorities in the Donbass entered admission. To enter or leave the breakaway LC and the DNI can only pass through special checkpoints. OSCE observers said that the transport and economic blockade leads to humanitarian disaster in the region.

«The tragic incident occurred today with a resident controlled by the Kyiv security forces of the territory, which, crossing PPC «Stanitsa Lugansk» Ukrainian side has died,» said Marochko.

He said that, according to eyewitnesses, the man was detained at the checkpoint Ukrainian border guards. «The man was not missed for about three hours, keeping under the scorching sun. Around 11.00 the man lost consciousness and died on the spot,» — said Marochko.

According to him, the body taken to the morgue in Luhansk.