A man stabbed two women to death in a knife attack in Belgium, authorities said.

The attacker’s ex-partner was one of the two victims of the attack in Plombieres, according to Belgian newspaper Le Soir.

It happened in a restaurant in the town at about 5pm on Wednesday.

Thierry Wimmer, the mayor of Plombieres, ruled out terrorism as a possible motive for the attack and described it as a domestic incident.

He added that there were several victims after the man reportedly stabbed the owner of the restaurant and a family member.

The attacker died after killing the two women, La Libre Belgique reported.

A witness told RTL Info: ‘A lady was stabbed in a restaurant.’

It was not immediately clear how the man died.

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