Updated: 5/8/2020

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  • On September 11, 2001, at 8:45 a.m. on a clear Tuesday morning, an American Airlines Boeing 767 crashed into the World Trade Center in New York City.
  • 18 minutes after the first plane hit, a second Boeing 767 United Airlines Flight 175 turned toward the World Trade Center and sliced into the south tower near the 60th floor.
  • This collusion caused a hugs explosion!
  • Many people were trapped inside the burning building. Police and fireman arrived on scene from 8:46 to 9:03
  • Many peoples life were in danger and a panic began many were fleeing the building by jumping out of windows
  • Although many lives were saved there were far more fatalities. The south tower had collapsed at 9:59 am and the eastern tower collapsed at 10:28 am.