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French President Macron Hit by Egg at Food Fair in Lyon

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French President Emmanuel Macron was struck by an egg at a food service fair in Lyon, France, on September 27.

Macron had been visiting Sirha Lyon, a hospitality and food service exhibition, when the egg hit him, according to LyonMag.com. The newsroom reported the egg-throwing suspect, a 19-year-old male student, yelled “long live the revolution” and was taken into custody for assaulting a person holding public authority.

This video taken by LyonMag.com shows the egg bouncing off Macron’s shoulder without cracking. Credit: LyonMag.com via Storyful

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