BOSTON —Two explosions have been reported near the Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston Street, and there are reports of injuries.
Crews were sent to 617 Boylston St. at about 2:30 p.m. Witnesses said several victims lost limbs, and the area was being evacuated.
NewsCenter 5's Sean Kelly said the blasts happened across the street from the Lenox Hotel.
Many of the injured appeared to be spectators who gathered for the 117th running of the race.
The Fire Marshal's office has been called to investigate.
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