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Video: Boston Marathon explosion

A fixed camera at IDG's Boston offices captures the moment the explosions that rocked the finish line of the Boston Marathon

By IDG News Service
April 15, 2013 04:52 PM ET

IDG News Service - A fixed camera at IDG's Boston offices captured the moment two explosions rocked the finish line of today's Boston Marathon. The camera shakes slightly at about the 9-second mark, and then smoke billows up at about the 15-second mark of the video, which runs 1:48.

After the smoke clears at about the 34-second mark, people can be seen running down Boylston Street. The Boston Public Library is the large building on the right side of the screen.

According to law enforcement officials, two people were killed and more than 40 were injured by the blasts, which occurred about 2:50 p.m.

A fixed camera at IDG's Boston offices captures the moment an explosion rocked the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The camera shakes slightly and then smoke envelopes its view.
Reprinted with permission from IDG.net. Story copyright 2014 International Data Group. All rights reserved.
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