Maine Man owns store just feet from where bomb explodes

8:24 PM, Apr 15, 2013   |    comments
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(NEWS CENTER)-- Colin Peddie, who is in the Cheverus High School Hall of Fame, was at his business, Marathon Sports, early this morning to get things ready for Marathon Monday. A few hours later, chaos ensued in Boston after multiple explosions. It is believed that one of the bombs came from a trash can, outside the front door of Peddie's store.

Peddie told NEWS CENTER that amazingly, none of his employees were injured in the explosion. "I can't remember a time when my employees were not out in front of my store on a Marathon Monday, but at the time of the explosion, they luckily were not."

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