Today, January 12, in the IX district of Paris, on Rue Trevise, injuring at least 20 people.
About it report “Facts and comments”.
The explosion injured 20 people, two of them are in critical condition. Another seven postradavshikh is estimated as heavy.
In addition, among the injured three members of the fire service who worked at the scene.
Edition DW noted that the cause of the explosion could be a gas leak.
Considerable damage was done to the bakery on the street. It was on fire. On the scene arrived fire brigades, ambulances and police.
The scene was visited by the Minister of internal Affairs of France Christophe Castaner. He tweeted that in the rescue operations involved more than 200 people.
In this area located famous sights and popular tourist places are: shopping center “Galeries Lafayette”, the wax Museum and the concert hall “Olympia” on the Boulevard des Capucines.
Today, January 12, the police of Paris, as well holding numerous protests of the “yellow jackets.” In this connection, on the streets of the French capital will be withdrawn 14 armored personnel carriers.