New Kids on the Block singer Joey McIntyre is among the eyewitnesses to a grisly explosion scene at the Boston Marathon. McIntyre, a Boston native, was running in the race. He tweeted that he had just crossed the finish line when he heard the blasts. McIntyre wrote:
There was an explosion by the finish line about 5 minutes after I finished- I'm ok but I'm sure there are many hurt.— Joey McIntyre (@joeymcintyre) April 15, 2013
There are reports of multiple injuries at the scene in downtown Boston. Witnesses describe hearing at least two blasts. Rescue crews have flooded the street to treat in the injured.
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