Two Dead After Knife Attack At French Train Station

Two Dead After Knife Attack At French Train Station
Rachael O Brien
Rachael O Brien

1 Oct 2017

Two woman have been killed following a knife attack in France. 

French police say a man who stabbed another man to death at Marseille Railway station has been shot by the army.

France's Interior Minister, Gérard Collomb is on the way to the station.

The area around Marseille station has been sealed off.

Marseille police said an operation "is under way" while French television BFM TV reported at least one person has been stabbed and the attacker has been shot dead.

Police sources said the attacker shouted "Allahu Akkbar".