Boston Marathon explosions: Ways to check on friends and family

BOSTON - The two explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday left dozens injured and many more searching for their loved ones.

Here are a few ways to get information about friends and family who were at the marathon:

American Red Cross of Eastern Massachusetts: Those affected by the explosions can post on the American Red Cross "Safe and Well Listings" which allows friends and family to know if they are OK. http://rdcrss.org/N3R2yG

Boston Marathon Athlete Tracker:  Search the race's database by the runner's name to find out if and when an individual crossed the finish line here http:// bit.ly /14qGe5V

Boston Mayor's Hotline: Those trying to locate loved ones who may be injured from the marathon blasts should call 617-635-4500.

Google Person Finder's Boston Marathon page: If you're looking for someone or have information, you can search Google Person Finder's page that was set up in the wake of the attacks. http://bit.ly/17f9Gra

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