Police detonate suspect package in F1 paddock

Monaco’s party atmosphere late on Thursday was broken by the sound of an explosion.

Bomb police cordoned off an area of the F1 paddock near the media centre after someone noticed a suspicious plastic package. According to the Press Association, experts then detonated the package with a controlled explosion just before 10pm.

It also emerges that some spectators suffered minor injuries on Thursday when part of a grandstand collapsed.

Source:GMM