A KNIFEMAN has been gunned down by security services at Saint Charles train station in Marseille – after stabbing two commuters to death.
According to a police source, the attacker shouted “Allahu Akbar”, Arabic for God is great, during the ambush on passengers.
French security services shot dead a man at Marseilles train station after he attacked people with a knife
Locals have been asked to stay away from the area, describing the scene as a “major police incident”.
Cops scrambled to the scene in southern France, sparking an immediate mass evacuation, after the attacker began the terrifying onslaught.
Security services are now carrying out an operation.
French interior minister Gerard Collomb announced he was rushing to Marseilles, on Twitter.