At the railway station of Saint-Charles in Marseilles, a man with a knife attacked passers-by. As a result of stab wounds, at least two people were killed. This is reported by Midilibre.fr.
According to preliminary data, two women died from stab wounds, after which the police shot the attacker dead.
It is reported that the incident occurred around 13:45 local time. According to an unofficial source in the police, the attacker shouted "Allah Akbar" during the attack. Situation is considered by law enforcers as a terrorist act.
The police conducts a special operation and asks the local residents to avoid the Saint Charles station area whenever possible. Trains are temporarily stopped.