Kevin Hart and Other BET Celebs Support Boston via Social Media

Kevin Hart, Wendy Williams and other BET celebrities unite in prayer after tragedy at Boston marathon.

Posted: 04/15/2013 06:51 PM EDT

After the 117th annual Boston Marathon was tragically interrupted by two bomb blasts that left three people dead and over 40 injured, citizens and celebs flocked to social media sites like Twitter to check on the safety of loved ones in the area and to share their condolences and prayers.

Real Husbands of Hollywood star Kevin Hart immediately sent the below tweet:

Shaquille O'Neal, who made a guest appearance during the season finale of the debut season of Real Husbands and finished his NBA career as a Boston Celtic, also released the following tweet in response to the tragedy:

Talk show host Wendy Williams, who attended Boston's Northeastern University, also added to the #PrayForBoston movement when she tweeted:

Click here to follow BET's coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings.

(Photos from left: BET, Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)