At least 8 Iijured in suspected bomb attack in Lyon
According to Reuters, at least eight people were injured in a suspected bomb attack in central Lyon.
The blast occurred around 5:30 pm local time in a pedestrian street.
At the time of the explosion, President Emmanuel Macron was beginning a broadcast address.
Macron described the incident as an “attack” with no fatalities.
There are reports that the explosion may have been caused by a parcel bomb.
The regional police chief and prosecutor are currently investigating at the scene of the crime.