Richmond firefighters to honor 9/11 heroes

Posted on: 4:19 pm, September 8, 2012, by and

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Next week marks the eleventh anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

Richmond firefighters will once again honor the victims of the tragedy by walking in their shoes.

The annual Richmond 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb is Sunday at the SunTrust building downtown. (Click here to sign up to take part in the event.)

CBS 6 News’ Jon Burkett recently tagged along with the heroes to see just how difficult their journey will be.

Watch Jon’s report in the video player above.