The reports are as yet unconfirmed but video footage from the scene showed what appeared to be a large fire and crowds of people fleeing the scene.
French President Francois Hollande is reportedly on his way to Paris.
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There are no indications at this time that it is a terror related incident and police have stressed there is nothing to worry about.