Americans Burned in Acid Attack at French Train Station

Acid attack at train station

Acid attack at train station

Limited information on the attack has been provided to the media by the Marseille prosecutor's office; however, the incident is not being treated as a terrorist act.

Two of the USA women suffered facial injuries in the attack, police said.

The news outlet reports two of the tourists were rushed to the hospital after having acid thrown in their face, while the other two suffer with burns.

Four female American tourists have been attacked with acid in the French city of Marseille. She spoke on condition of anonymity, per the French judicial system.

It's unclear what sparked the attack, which left two of the tourists with facial injuries and one with a possible eye injury.

No other information on where the USA tourists were from was released.

A 41-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the attack in the port city in southern France, the AP reported.