BRFD holding moment of silence at the same time “the first plane struck the World Trade Center” on 9/11


NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 11: The ‘Tribute in Light’ memorial lights up lower Manhattan near One World Trade Center on September 11, 2018 in New York City. The tribute at the site of the World Trade Center towers has been an annual event in New York since March 11, 2002.Throughout the country services are being held to remember the 2,977 people who were killed in New York, the Pentagon and rural Pennsylvania in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

BRFD: “We shall always remember and NEVER forget.”

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – It has been 19 years since two planes hit the World Trade Center in New York.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department is honoring those who lost their lives on that day.

BRFD says, firefighters “will hold a moment of silence at 7:46 a.m. on September 11, 2020.”

During the moment of silence, “all Engines and Ladders will be pulled on the aprons and firefighters will stand at attention for one minute to honor all the fallen,” according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.

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