PARIS – A massive explosion at the University of Lyon, France has left at least three people slightly injured.
Police said works had been ongoing on the roof and that a gas bottle exploded, starting the blaze. At least three people have been slightly injured, the Reuters reported.
The university says construction work was the cause and that it was “accidental.” [image: Embedded video] link
The building on the La Doua campus in Villeurbanne, north of Lyon city centre, is a science library.
The area has been evacuated and firefighters are on the scene, according to a tweet by the town of Villeurbanne.