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Death by gas explosion in the centre of Paris adjusted from four to three

The death toll by the gas explosion in the centre of Paris is Saturday, adjusted from four to three. Two of the fatalities worked for the fire department, the third is a person from Spain.

The firemen were killed by the explosion when they have a fire in a bakery on fire, reports the French minister of the Interior, Christophe Castaner.

The Spanish Foreign minister, Josep Borrell reports on Twitter that the explosion two Spanish victims. One of them has not survived.

By the explosion in the French capital are a total of 46 wounded cases. Ten of them, among whom are a firefighter, are in mortal danger.

Photo series: Deadly gas explosion in a bakery in Paris

In the centre of Paris, this Saturday, a gas explosion occurred in a bakery.
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Here are some dead and dozens injured cases.
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By the explosion, the bakery was destroyed.
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There is also damage caused to other buildings.
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Also, people in those buildings were evacuated.
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Explosion caused major havoc

The explosion in the bakery, which happened around 9.00 am. Images of short let it wreaked havoc. There was in the street screamed and the facade of the building was completely blown away. In addition, many diamonds fallen from buildings near the bakery.

Castaner says empathize with the victims. “My first thoughts are with the injured and their loved ones”, he stated on Twitter.

According to him, were two hundred firefighters deployed to assist after the explosion.

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