On Sept. 11, 2001, Michael Benfante was in a meeting on the 81st floor the World Trade Center’s North Tower when American Airlines 77 struck the building four floors above him. As he descended the stairwell, he encountered 41-year-old Tina Hansen, stranded in her wheelchair. With help from a colleague, it took nearly an hour to carry her to safety.
My 9/11: Remembering a Higher Calling
Tuesday, September 6th, 2011