UPDATED: Boston Marathon Explosions: Twitter Photos From The Scene

on April 15 2013 3:35 PM

This gallery will be updated as more photos emerge in the wake of the Boston Marathon explosions. Scroll to the end of this article to view our gallery.

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon, injuring multiple people and causing chaos in the Massachusetts capital.

As information about the incident continues to filter out, the images and dispatches that are emerging from the scene are harrowing, showing bloody streets, injured people being carried away from the site and more.

Early speculation suggests that there may have been two bombs or other explosive devices detonated at the scene, but there is no official statement yet as to just what took place at the popular marathon.

Many people who were at the scene of the bombings immediately uploaded photographs of what they saw to Twitter, Instagram and other sites, which are being compiled here as they make their way onto various social media sites.

This story will be updated continuously as the situation develops and more photos emerge from the scene of the explosions.

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter / @theoriginalwak

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter/Brm90

Boston Marathon Explosions

Jeff Bauman, among those who lost limbs in the explosions in Boston Monday, got high-profile visitors in the hospital. Twitter / @Chanyasulkit

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter / @Stackiii

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter / @JoeyBCGBlogger

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter / @alejpena

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Twitter/@Ryanpbroderick

Boston Marathon Explosions

Two explosions reportedly occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon. Instagram / @Manoman46

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