Paris gas blast toll rises to 4: investigators

Paris gas blast toll rises to 4: investigators

Firefighters extinguish a fire after the explosion of a bakery on the corner of the streets Saint-Cecile and Rue de Trevise in central Paris on January 12, 2019. - A large explosion badly damaged a bakery in central Paris on January 12, injuring several p

The death toll from a gas explosion in central Paris has risen to four after rescue workers found the body of a missing woman in the rubble, investigators said on Sunday.

Two firefighters and a Spanish tourist were also killed in the massive blast that gutted part of a building, injured dozens more people and badly damaged nearby apartments.

 

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