THFD firefighters to walk 147 flights of stairs to honor 9/11 first responders

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — To honor those killed in the 9/11 attacks, probationary firefighters with the Terre Haute Fire Department will be walking 147 flights of stairs at 8 a.m. Friday, Sept. 10, at the THFD Training Center.

The nine men participating will be doing the walk in full turnout gear, according to a news release sent by Fire Chief Bill Berry. This event is in honor of the 343 firefighters who died as a result of the Sept. 11 attacks.

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