Thousands of Lyon residents awakened by powerful fireworks Thursday evening

The powerful fireworks were heard in several districts of Lyon. (©Jonas Denis)

Explosive end of the evening for many Lyonnais this Thursday, June 23, 2022. Residents heard powerful explosions from several districts of Lyon this Thursday.

The sounds of explosions resembling fireworks lasting several minutes were heard after 11 p.m., according to the testimonies and findings ofNews Lyon.

Videos: currently on Actu

Heard from several places in Lyon

The fireworks were heard from many areas of Lyon and its outskirts. In the 9th, 8th, 3rd, 2nd arrondissement on the Presqu’île, in Villeurbanne, Bron, Vénissieux…

Some witnesses evoke a shooting from Gerland (7th arrondissement), but without certainties. No major event is on the agenda this Thursday evening to explain this big fireworks display. Did wild fireworks wake up and surprise the Lyonnais on Thursday? Mystery at this time…

Was this article helpful to you? Note that you can follow Actu Lyon in the My Actu space. In one click, after registration, you will find all the news of your favorite cities and brands.

Leave a Comment