Video: A local 911 World Trade Center survivor tells his story
VAIL — It was stunning September morning when Lee Korins’ world shook, and everyone else’s, when terrorists crashed two planes the World Trade Center where he was working.
“One of the questions that’s always asked of me, how was I so ‘lucky’ to be on the 45th floor of the north tower of the World Trade Center on 9/11?” Korin said.
Korin was the keynote speaker at the Eagle County Public Safety Awards.
These days the Edwards resident splits his time between the Vail Valley and Weld County. He has told that day’s story often, including testifying before Congress.
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