In light of the explosions near the finish line of The Boston Marathon, the Red Cross has established a website to help individuals locate their loved ones.
Click here for this Red Cross Website
NOTE: the site is under construction, and may likely have heavy traffic to it - please be patient if it doesn't load quickly.
Click here for the Google Person Finder
If you have loved ones in Boston, please consider TEXTING them, to keep telephone lines open for emergency calls in Boston.
CNN reports two hotlines have been established:
– Relatives of people who may be missing in the area can call the mayor's hotline at 617-635-4500.
– Anyone who has information about the bombings or saw anything suspicious can call 1-800-494-TIPS.
Photo: David L. Ryan / The Boston Globe