Attackers detonate explosives outside Brussels Institute of Criminology after ramming through site’s gates in their car

A BOMB has rocked Brussels and at least two attackers are on the run after targeting the city’s Institute of Criminology.

A car rammed through the site’s barriers at roughly 3am before at least one bomber detonated the device.

Belgian police threw up a cordon this morning after a bomb blast blew out windows at the Brussels Institute of Criminology
The explosion tore through laboratories before the bombers reportedly torched their car
At least two attackers are being hunted after the bombing in the early hours of this morning

Belgium’s state broadcaster has said at least two people were inside the vehicle.

One of them is said to have got out and scaled a ladder before throwing an explosive at the institute’s laboratories.

The two alleged bombers are then said to have torched their car.