Multiple Bombings in Beantown … Terror at the Boston Marathon, 2 Dead, Dozens Injured (VIDEO) (Update: 3 Dead)
Multiple Bombing in Beantown … Terror at the Boston Marathon
Terror has struck running of the Boston Marathon. Two explosions have rocked the Boston Marathon at the finish line of the race at 2:50 pm. The race was diverted and then was stopped as police and fire crews swept the area. A third device was found, which was purposely detonated by Boston Police at Boylston Street. Following the explosions, all hell broke loose as people tried to flee the destruction and carnage. However, many were injured, maimed and worse. Fox News is reporting 2 dead and dozens injured. Sadly, the Boston Marathon was turned into a war zone. OMG, the pics are just gruesome, see here, but please be warned.
UPDATE I: From The Weekly Standard - VIDEO of Bomb exploding. For anyone who has watched the Boston Marathon on Patriots Day and knows just how packed the streets get in anticipation of the pack crossing the finish line knows just how crowded it can be. Especially when the Boston Red Sox game gets over early from it’s 11:00 am start on Patriots Day. Say a prayer for the victims of this senseless tragedy.
UPDATE II: Boston Herald reports 3 dead and 134 injured as two huge blasts rock Boston Marathon finish line.
Two huge explosions rocked the Boston Marathon finish line at Copley Square just before 3 p.m. today, killing three and injuring 134 at last count, including several traumatic amputations on streets crowded with runners, spectators and post-race partiers.
Many of those injured are children — including an 8-year-old killed in the blast, the Herald has learned. Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis said tonight there is “no suspect” and the death toll is now at three.
UPDATE IV: Continual updates from ABC News. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D- CA) called it a terrorist incident; however, she just had to reference that it might be home grown. How sad and pathetic. However, as we learn more it appears that she was wrong as usual. This appears to have been done by a wait for it, wait for it …
6:04 pm ET: Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D- Calif., chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, tells ABC News: ”It is a terrorist incident. … It could be foreign, it could be homegrown.” She said the attack had the “hallmarks” of a