Car crashes into bus shelters in Marseille

Car crashes into bus shelters in Marseille

The incident took place in Marseille's Old Port area this morning (Credit: Twitter @smashy321)

Monday, August 21, 2017

A car has crashed into two separate bus shelters in Marseille, leaving at least one person reportedly dead.

The victim was a woman, according to the Associated Press.

The incident took place in the Old Port area this morning (Monday August 21). 

One person is also reportedly injured, and an arrest has been made.

Police say they are working to find out whether or not the incident was deliberate, and have advised the public to avoid the area.

Officials have also said nothing points to terrorism at this stage.