Jessica Kensky

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his defense team in court, March 5, 2015. (Sketch credit Jane Flavell Collins)

Victims Tell Court Of Horrific Injuries In Boston Marathon Bombing

Jessica Kensky said that she and her husband each lost a left leg in the attack and that she eventually had to have her other leg amputated as well.

03/09/2015

Sydney Corcoran at Boston Marathon. (WBZ-TV)

Bombing Survivors Return To Boston Marathon

Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings returned to the finish line a year later.

04/21/2014

Jessica Kensky & Patrick Downes cross the finish line. (WBZ-TV Photo)

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Kensky Wins Women’s Handcycle Race

Jessica Kensky crossed the 2014 Boston Marathon finish line with a time of 2:14:13, good enough for first place in the small field that was the Women’s Handcycle division.

04/21/2014

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Marathon Bombing Survivor Gives Husband A Flash Mob For Valentine’s Day

A flash mob at Copley Place included Boston Marathon bombing survivors, nurses and social workers who treated them, their families, friends and supporters.

02/13/2014

Jessica Kensky. (WBZ-TV file photo)

Service Dog Helps Marathon Bombing Survivors Heal

Jessica and her husband, Patrick Downes, were newlyweds at the time of the Boston Marathon bombings. Both lost their left legs in the attack.

12/19/2013