"Today at 6:45 a.m. a second rocket attack on the same bridge across the Dniester Estuary in the Odesa region took place," Kamyshin said.

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There were no injured railway workers.

The damage to the infrastructure can be determined after the air alert, he said.

The bridge had been struck by a Russian missile attack on Tuesday, city authorities said – essentially cutting off the region as it's the only link between southwest Ukraine and the rest of the country. Repair work had just started when the Wednesday strike hit.