It was 2.49 pm EDT when two home-made bombs – separated by 14 seconds – killed three people and injured more than 250 others near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Several dozen area runners participated in that event and they recall the confusing, chaotic moments immediately after the bombs. For full story click here.
This page is part of the WBUR Oral History Project, which features voices of survivors, first responders and others reflecting on the bombings at the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. These reflections are a collaboration with Northeastern University’s “Our Marathon: Boston Bombing Digital Archive.” This page will be updated with new voices daily through April 15. Listen to sound excerpts from this page, click here.