Honoring the victims of Flight 3407 and their families 10 years later

Posted at 11:40 PM, Feb 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-12 23:40:07-05

CLARENCE CENTER, N.Y. (WKBW) — Family, friends and supporters of the victims of Flight 3407 gathered at the site of the 2009 crash to honor the victims 10 years after the tragedy Tuesday night.

Dressed in red, the group attended a memorial service at Zion Lutheran Church to share stories and reflect on the events of February 12, 2009.

After the service, families walked with candles from the church to the crash site at 6038 Long Street in Clarence Center.

A moment of silence was held for the victims at the crash site at 10:17 pm.

Join 7 Eyewitness News in remembering the lives lost in the crash of Flight 3407. Read more about their families' fight for safer skies in the decade since.