Paris bak­ery blast death toll at 4

Toronto Star - - WORLD -

Paris Fire Depart­ment said res­cuers have found a woman’s body un­der the rub­ble of a bak­ery in Paris that was blown apart by a pow­er­ful ex­plo­sion, bring­ing the over­all death toll to four. The blast Satur­day morn­ing also in­jured dozens of peo­ple. Nine peo­ple were still in crit­i­cal con­di­tion from the ex­plo­sion. The cause of the blast ap­peared to be ac­ci­den­tal. Paris fire­fight­ers were al­ready on the scene to in­ves­ti­gate a sus­pected gas leak at the bak­ery when the ex­plo­sion hap­pened. Two fire­fight­ers were among those killed.

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