Newport Woman Injured In Boston Marathon Terrorist Attack

Updated: April 15, 2013
Boston Marathon Newport Ri Victim

Local Newport, RI woman among injured

NEWPORT, RI: A local Newport, RI woman was injured in the terrorist bombing at the Boston Marathon. The woman was watching the marathon with a group of friends from Newport and Boston when the explosions took place.

Part of the group was inside Forum, a bar located near the finish line, while others, including the victim were standing outside in front of the bar cheering on the runners when explosion occurred. The victim was in the blast zone and sustained severe injuries to her lower legs.

She is in surgery at this moment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Medical Center in Boston.

Our friend needs your prayers!


P.S. Out of respect for the victim, we will not be releasing her identity at this moment.