A third explosion has been reported in Boston. The location of the third explosion was the JFK Library, which is five miles from the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the site of the first two explosions. Two people are confirmed deceased; 51 others are being treated in local hospitals.
Two explosions went off within seconds of each other just as runners were approaching the finish line of the Boston Marathon today. The explosions rocked Boston just before three o’clock local time. There are reports of various injuries. An unconfirmed report claims six lives have been lost. See below for live coverage from the local Boston NBC station.