Powerful Photo: Mystery Man Shovels Snow Off Boston Marathon Finish Line
The blizzard of 2015 may have left Boston buried beneath two feet of snow, but that didn't stop a man from taking a shovel and clearing off the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
A powerful picture of the man shoveling the spot of the 2013 terror attack was snapped by Philip Hillman, who took the photo from a window at the Charlesmark Hotel and posted it online.
— Gabrielle Daniels (@AroundTownGabby) January 28, 2015
The moving image of the man shoveling the finish line clearly struck a chord with people around the country.
Twitter users quickly began using the hashtag #WhoShoveledTheFinishLine to try and figure out who the man in the photo is.
Even the Boston Police Department is interested in uncovering the identity of the mysterious shoveler.
— Boston Police Dept. (@bostonpolice) January 28, 2015
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