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Paris explosion: Blast rocks street in heart of French capital

Loud explosion in central Paris - police Multiple injuries after suspected gas explosion in Paris bakery
Kenny Thornton | 12 January, 2019, 12:10

A large explosion was on Saturday heard in Central Paris.

A bakery on the Rue de Trévise, a street in central Paris, caught fire after the blast.

A powerful explosion and fire apparently caused by a gas leak at a Paris bakery has injured several people, blasted out windows and overturned cars, French police said.

Pictures on social media showed flames raging and debris scattered across the street. Parked cars were also damaged in the blast.

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The explosion occurred around 9 a.m. local time on Saturday as city police braced themselves for the 9th consecutive weekend of Yellow Vest protests.

She said several injuries have been reported to police but no deaths.

Emergency services were arriving at the scene.

Scenes around the bakery, shown in images uploaded on Twitter show firefighters at the scene of the blast, while French television showed emergency vehicles surrounding the area.

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