Several people have been injured in Paris after an explosion and fire at a bakery in Paris, police have said.
The blast on Saturday morning was believed to have been caused by a gas leak and firefighters were at the scene on Rue Trevise in the 9th arrondissement of north-central Paris, a police spokeswoman said. Several injuries had been reported to police but no deaths.
French television showed emergency vehicles surrounding the area.
Kim Willsher (@kimwillsher1) #Paris gas explosion. Fire service evacuating people from buildings around after massive explosion in boulangerie. I heard it at home a mile away. pic.twitter.com/2ZCRqLcNoU January 12, 2019