A knife attack at a public transit station in eastern France Saturday has left one person dead and six others injured, according to reports.
It happened around 5 p.m. at the Laurent-Bonnevay metro station in the town of Villeurbanne, near Lyon, France Televisions reported.
The Laurent-Bonnevay public transit station in the town of Villeurbanne, near Lyon, in France. (Google Maps)
A suspect who was carrying a knife was arrested while authorities were on the hunt for a suspected second attacker believed to be in possession of a metal spike used to roast meat, Reuters reported.
The motive for the attack was unclear, according to the news outlet.