Reports of a car fire near the Champs-Elysees prompted police to block off the area’s shopping district in Paris, according to media reports Monday.
A person was detained after the car he was in collided with a police vehicle, the Associated Press has reported.
BREAKING: Paris officials: Suspected attacker 'downed' after driving into police car on Champs-Elysees.
— The Associated Press (@AP) June 19, 2017
France remains in a state of emergency after a series of attacks in November 2015 that left a total of 130 people dead.
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