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Karlson recounts Boston Marathon bombing tragedy

One of De Vere Karlson’s passions is running marathons. On Monday, Karlson, 55, was about three-tenths of a mile from the second bomb site at the Boston Marathon. She was not injured. Two bombs exploded near the finish line killing at least three people, including 8-year-old Martin Richard and 29-year-old Krystle Campbell, and injuring more than 170 according to media reports. As of press time, authorities have not discovered the individual or individuals responsible. The FBI is leading the investigation. “I just passed the 26-mile marker and saw the smoke,” Karlson said. Another Fallon runner, Kari Lister, was also registered …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 16, 2013 09:38PM Published Apr 16, 2013 06:24PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.