The Victim, a 50-Year Old Woman, Was Thrown Several Feet into the Air
Authorities are searching for a suspect who planted something, believed to be a bomb, in the sand at the Salty Brine Beach in Rhode Island. Minutes after the suspect had walked away, an explosion through a woman in the air and onto nearby rocks. She was taken to the closest hospital, and her condition remains unknown.
Investigators believe the suspect planted the bomb and then ran towards Rogers Williams Beach. However, a gas explosion has also been raised as a possible cause for the blast. Bomb technicians rushed to the scene of the explosion to try and work out what exactly happened.