The strong explosion occurred this morning in a bakery in the center of Paris, in which a Spanish woman has died and another Spanish has been injured not serious, has also affected another Spanish, which suffers minor injuries.
According to sources confirmed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Foreign Minister of the Consulate is in contact with the wounded, who are in the same hospital.
In the explosion, as reported by the prefecture of the French Police, have also killed at least two firefighters, who, according to the first signs, had moved to the site to try a gas leak in the bakery. There are also about fifty injured, a dozen of them very serious.
The escape of gas may have been the source of the powerful explosion and the resulting fire that has filled the streets of central Paris with smoke.
The event has been registered at 09.10 local time (08.10 GMT) and has caused numerous material damage to the surrounding buildings, including several hotels, whose clients have been evacuated for security reasons.