boston marathon

Shreveporter OK
Wallace Robertson was lucky. The Shreveport man who made the trek out to Massachusetts for the 2013 Boston Marathon is reportedly unharmed by the two explosions that went off along the race route on Monday afternoon, killing at least two people and wounding more than 100.
Caught on Video
A 7-second video uploaded to YouTube appears to show footage of one of the blasts that rocked the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon. The video was filmed from the sidewalk near a street marathon runners and catches a huge explosive sound and smoke plume that shocks the crowd.
Locals at Marathon
CNN is reporting that one of three killed by the dual blasts was an 8-year-old boy and that eight children are among the 100+ currently hospitalized from injuries they sustained.