San Diegans in Boston Marathon share their stories

San Diegans in Boston Marathon share their stories

[trib_ndn vid=24741021]BOSTON — San Diego resident Ray Barrios was wearing his medal for finishing the Boston Marathon Monday as he was treated for dehydration a couple of blocks away from the finish line when the bombs went off.

“I just figured it was a powerline or something that exploded.  I really didn’t think much of it – didn’t have a reason to believe anything suspicious or bad happening,” said Barrios.

Boston Marathon Explosions AftermathSan Diegan April Warner crossed the finish line with her husband looking on.  They were about a block away when chaos erupted.

“We didn’t know what to do or where to go.  Everything in the city was shutting down.  There were police and SWAT teams coming from all directions.  It was extremely scary,” said Warner.

Dan Cruz with the San Diego-based Competitor Group, which also organizes the Rock n’ Roll Marathon series, was covering the race with a group of…

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