Explosions, Injuries Reported at Finish Line of Boston Marathon


Multiple people have been injured at the Boston Marathon after two explosions were reported at the finish line to the race.

UPDATE: At least 2 killed, more than 100 injured.

WCVB reports:

Crews were sent to 617 Boylston St. at about 2:30 p.m. Witnesses said several victims lost limbs, and the area was being evacuated.  Many of the injured appeared to be spectators who gathered for the 117th running of the race. NewsCenter 5's Sean Kelly said the blasts happened across the street from the Lenox Hotel. The victims were being taken to Massachusetts General Hospital.

More photos here (warning: graphic).

Our thoughts are with the victims, friends  and families of those affected by this brutal act.

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