Chanting Crowd Marches Through Streets of Lyon During Violent Yellow Vest Protests

Violent demonstrations were held by yellow vest protesters in Lyon, France, on March 7, with 44 people reported injured and seven arrested, according to local media.

Le Progres said police clashed with protesters at multiple locations in the French city, where transport was brought to a standstill by the demonstrations. Yellow vest protests were also reported in other French cities on March 7, including Toulouse.

In this video, a crowd of chanting protesters can be seen marching down Rue Victor-Hugo, one of the city’s premier shopping streets. Credit: Guillaume via Storyful