A Large explosion heard in the French capital Paris.
The sound was also captured during the live stream of the French Open tennis tournament on Wednesday afternoon.
However, France’s BFMTV has clarified that the explosion heard in Paris was an aircraft breaking the sound barrier.
“There is no explosion,” the French police said on Twitter. “It is to do with a fighter plane that crossed the sound barrier.”
Un bruit très important à été entendu à Paris et en région parisienne. Il n'y a pas d'explosion, il s'agit d'un avion de chasse qui a franchi le mur du son.— Préfecture de Police (@prefpolice) September 30, 2020
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According to the eyewitnesses, they felt the buildings rocking and residents from several central districts as well as in nearby suburbs have also reported hearing the huge sound of blast.