Boston Bombing Witness: 'Impact Drove Me to the Ground'

Bill Iffrig and Rebecca Roche were at the finish line when the first explosion struck.
2:30 | 04/16/13

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It was -- run as a profit for the -- right before the moment. -- handbag -- -- is right years old 78 year old military that is the money's good I'm Rebecca rose as well -- -- we have all seen that image or put it up. On the screen right now as you -- just approaching. The finish line the blast hit and right -- tell us what you remember. Now I don't normally happens all cylinders stimulus. Glass right next to me again. This kind of buckled my legs and is going down it's. The black -- -- stars look see -- is doing. I seem to be -- gave didn't get up right away. Felt the impact -- -- -- into -- -- this is in fact I think drove me right to. -- -- -- -- -- But it was done -- last -- they hit the ground. -- must have been just a little bit ahead. -- you cross the finish line then why. Panic across the finish line about thirty -- sixty seconds prior and the bombs went off. Actually my mom and some dear friends -- injured. And and in -- -- -- -- doing. They're recovering from surgery. To deal compound fracture hand -- and -- Shattered did you feel the love. Yeah you could you can still feel -- -- I'm not tourists. And I turned around inside. The smoke from both bonds and -- entire life. You were pretty dazed for a couple units that. -- and then. It's one of the attendance at this visualize their come over -- third album -- I'm okay want to go up on my feet. Assistant made to give me over to the finish drives our refrigeration yes she did capsize -- -- -- And and in those moments from that go right. You knew. Your words the worst had happened what exactly did you do would you go. There is chaotic. People are being pushed out of the way. Scrambling running in the wake up please people hiding Interfax news. I was just. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- glad that will be okay this has the injuries -- Rebecca thanks very much.

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