Talk Tonight â?? Liverpool runner details Boston Marathon bombing experience
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 13:15:22 GMT — Linda Owens, of Liverpool, ran the Boston Marathon and was just minutes away from the Finish Line when the bomb exploded Monday afternoon.Owens says she was just around the corner from where the bombs exploded. After the explosions, she says all of the runners in front of her stopped running. At first she thought a runner might have had a medical emergency but as people around her checked their phones, she learned that there had been a bombing.Owens says her husband and friends who were with her in Boston were also safe.She says it was such a wonderful day that turned so horribly wrong.
More than 170 people were injured and 3 were killed.
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