NNFD to host Sept. 11 mobile memorial

FDNY Rescue 4 (Photo provided by the Newport News Fire Department)
FDNY Rescue 4 (Photo provided by the Newport News Fire Department)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – The Newport News Fire Department is hosting a mobile memorial in remembrance of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

The Fire Department is teaming up with the Newport News Professional Firefighters Association Local 794 to host the Rescue Remembrance Project.

FDNY Rescue 4 was one of the responding units on September 11, 2001, according to a news release. Volunteers purchased and restored the vehicle, which now serves as a mobile memorial.

FDNY Rescue 4 and the Rescue Remembrance Project will be in the Hampton Roads area on Sept. 7, with several events for the public.

(Photo provided by the Newport News Fire Department)
(Photo provided by the Newport News Fire Department)

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