Nice, France: Explosions heard


eTN is receiving reports from readers and tourists about loud explosions being heard near the Nicetoile shopping center in the center of the city of Nice.

The shopping center is popular and usually packed with shoppers. It houses shops, restaurants and entertainment venues.

Witnesses report to eTN about police rushing to a scene.
Tourists on the street are rushing away from the scene.

Nothing further was reported from Nice, and the situation seems to be under control.

No further information is available and eTN will update if necessary.