Italian has second lucky escape at Bataclan, 30 years after Heysel

Policemen patrol near the Bataclan Theatre, the site of one of the attacks in Paris, on November 14, 2015An Italian tourist had a second lucky escape on Saturday when he emerged from the bloodiest scene of the Paris attacks with only a slight injury, 30 years after surviving the deadly Heysel stadium disaster in Brussels. Massimiliano Natalucci’s family told Italian newspaper Corriere Adriatico that the 45-year-old had escaped with only scratches on one leg in the Bataclan attack, which left 89 people dead. A friend who attended the concert by the California rock band Eagles of Death Metal with him was not so lucky, and had to undergo an operation on Saturday after being hit in the shoulder.

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