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VIDEO: Explosive Blast at Finish Line of Boston MarathonSalem-News.com
It happened at the Fairmount Copley Plaza Hotel.
(BOSTON) - It is described as pure mayhem. TV cameras from FOX News are showing the aftermath of two apparent bomb blasts at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
Boston Police confirm at this point that at least three have died. FOX News reports approximately 30 injuries. There is speculation that the explosions came from barrels near the finish line.
Witnesses reported hearing two separate blasts, many people were in the area of the blast.
It happened at the Fairmount Copley Plaza Hotel. The aftermath of the explosions left people on the ground prone and a hole blew through a gated fence used to keep spectators back.
Apparently a plume of smoke came out of the hotel building, we will bring you more information as it becomes available.
It is unclear whether the race is continuing at this point.
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