'Firecrackers' Spark Panic At French Riviera Resort

'Firecrackers' spark panic at French Riviera resort

JUAN-LES-PINS, France, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 15th Augst,2016) : A noise that sounded like gunfire sparked panic at a French Riviera resort as people rushed to flee what they believed was a terror attack, causing a number injuries, the fire service said. The noise was caused by firecrackers thrown from a car, local radio France Azur reported, adding that around 40 people were injured in the incident late Sunday in Juan-les-Pins. Video footage showed tables and chairs overturned on the terraces of cafes and restaurants near the beach and people screaming in the stampede.