Boston CBS local live feed.
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At approximately 2:50 p.m. EDT in Boston at the marathon, near the finish line, 2 bombs detonated, and police investigated a 3rd, possibly unrelated, incident at JFK library (3rd report is not confirmed related). There are casualties.
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Boston.com is reporting 3 dead, including an 8-year-old boy, and 170 or so wounded. There are reports of shrapnel in the bombs, causing a lot of hand and leg trauma. There were at least 15-20 people seriously wounded, some in critical condition, so the number could rise.
***In addition to Martin Richard, 8, the identity of a second victim, Krystle Campbell, 29 has been confirmed. Lu Lingzi, a Chinese exchange student in her early 20’s is suspected to be the third casualty.
Via JohnE at Alexandria: reddit timeline of events. Trying to get the facts straight.
Bombs in pressure cookers, possibly with ball-bearings and other materials, inside backpacks, not in trash cans.
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