At least two people have been killed after two explosions near the finish line area of the Boston Marathon.
The first explosion happened about three hours after the first winners crossed.
There was a second explosion just a few seconds later.
At least 23 people have been injured.
According to the Boston Marathon website, there were more than 100 runners from Alabama participating in this year's event. At least 30 are from the Birmingham area. You can view the list here.
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