Blasts rocks Boston

Apr 15, 2013 by

Two huge explosions rocked the Boston Marathon finish line at Copley Square just before 3 p.m. today, apparently causing numerous casualties, some possible with traumatic injuries on streets crowded with runners, spectators and post-race partiers, while a top city official said police were finding “more devices.”

Boston police tweeted: “23 injuries, 2 dead.”

City Council President Steve Murphy, who was at the finish line when the two explosions happened, said, “Police sources say they are finding more devices.” Murphy said police have had a controlled detonation on at least one object.

via Officials: 23 injured, 2 dead, “more devices” as two huge blasts rock Boston Marathon finish line | Boston Herald.

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