CLEVELAND, Ohio – On September 11, 2001, Al Qaeda hijacked four American airplanes.
Two were flown into the World Trade Center, one crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania and one crashed into the Pentagon.
2,996 people were killed.
Events were held all over Northeast Ohio Wednesday morning — the 18th anniversary of the attacks— to honor the victims.
There are remembrances set for later in the day, as well:
9/11 Memorial Ride
3355 Richmond Suite 101A
9/11 Memorial at the Shoppes of Parma
7671 W Ridgewood Dr
Ely Square Gazebo
400 Broad St.