Photo via AP

When the Oklahoma City Bombing occurred back in 1995, I was 9 years old — too young to fully understand what was happening and generally not interested enough in digging deeper into the news to find out more about it. There was limited internet access to me back then and so the only photos I remember seeing were those that covered the Miami Herald’s front page and the ones that flashed on the evening news for several weeks on end.

This explains the shocking nature of the photos that Captured posted today. I hadn’t really seen many images from the blast area and coming across these photos today really changed my perspective of just how devastating the event was for the nation. It’s a weird experience to come across different photo angles of an event that you have concrete images of from your childhood memories. Not sure if that makes sense to you all…