Paris: Several injured in suspected gas explosion

12/01/2019 - 15:09 Published in News/General

Several people were injured in a suspected gas explosion at a bakery in French capital Paris on Saturday.

In a statement, Paris police department said a fire broke out, followed by an explosion, in the bakery on Rue Trevise in the 9th arrondissement of north-central Paris.

According to local media, the explosion is suspected to be caused by a gas leak.

Firefighters were sent to the scene of the explosion.