A frightening new video has surfaced on YouTube, showcasing the horrific moment the second explosion occurred at Boston’s Marathon on April 15. So sad.
An unidentified runner, who was nearing the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, caught the second explosion on her head camera. The video, posted to YouTube by the runner’s daughter, shows a runner nearing the finish line by Copley Square before a loud boom causes her to flee in the opposite direction. This is just one of many videos that captured the horrible explosions that killed three people and left 183 injured.
Boston Marathon Second Explosion
Around the 15-second mark, a huge boom can be heard as the explosion goes off only hundreds of feet in front of the runner.
The runner’s daughter posted the video on YouTube and wrote, “This is a video my mom recorded of the explosion. We are so lucky we got out of there when we did. My mom didn’t finish the race, but we are all safe and that’s what matters. My heart goes out to the victims.”
Boston Explosions: Three Dead, Many Injured
The explosions on April 15 claimed the lives of three people in total. At least 183 were also injured.
The FBI is currently looking for any and all suspects. The investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts go out to all of those affected by these horrific explosions.