Apr 15, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Ana Dulce Felix (COL) leads near the 19 mile marker during the 2013 Boston Marathon. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

Boston Marathon Rattled by Explosion

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The Boston Marathon was shaken today by two explosions.

The Boston Marathon was rocked with two big explosions near the race’s finish line on Monday. The Boston Police Department Spokesperson who said there was “some sort of incident at 671 Boylston Street,” according to Business Insider. No other information was shared at this time.

“On my left a huge explosion went off. We rant to our right and basically ran into the second explosion,” CBS News Producer Kylie Atwood said. “You could smell a sulfur type of sensation int he air and that is when everyone realized it was pretty bad.”

Atwood added that the second explosion happened approximately three minutes after the first.

There have been reports of at least a half a dozen people that were hurt in the blasts, but everything is still developing. CBS Boston is reporting that as many as 20-30 have been injured.

You can follow the coverage right here. Everyone, please stay safe.

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