In the suburbs of Paris the explosion occurred, about twenty people suffered
PARIS, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti, Victoria Ivanova. A strong explosion occurred at a carnival in the suburbs of Paris, about 20 people were injured, reports the Express edition. According to preliminary data, the explosion in the commune of Villepinte is not a terrorist attack.
According to the newspaper Parisien, the help to doctors has addressed about 30 people who were wounded or in shock.
The explosion occurred at around 17.30 local time (18.30 GMT) in the time when he was supposed to set fire to an effigy made of straw and wood.
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According to the publication, the cause of the explosion was an accident. On the site of the incident are the police and rescuers.
As the portal francetvinfo, carnival, which the city traditionally holds for young people, it was about thousands of children.