Firefighters host 45-mile countywide 9/11 Remembrance Parade - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Firefighters host 45-mile countywide 9/11 Remembrance Parade

BAMBERG, SC (WIS) -

Firefighters in Bamberg County are planning a 45-mile parade throughout the county to remember their colleagues who died in the 9/11 terror attacks in 2001.

The parade is Saturday, September 6, starting at 10 a.m. in Denmark. It travels on 321 north through Denmark, Highway 78 east to Bamberg, Highway 301 through Bamberg, Highway 601 south to Erhardt, Highway 64 west to Olar, Highway 321 north through Govan and return on 321 to Denmark.

Firefighters, emergency crews and police departments from departments in Bamberg, Colston, Denmark, Clearpond, Govan, Hunters Chapel, Little Swamp, Olar and Erhardt will participate. The route goes through every participating community.

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