Eagle Lands on Andover Fire Truck During 9/11 Display

September 11, 2018 09:10 PM

A bald eagle landed on an Andover Fire Department's aerial truck during the department's 9/11 memorial Tuesday.

The department's captain, Fire Chief Jerry Streich, filmed the eagle's landing while the department was conducting a 9/11 tribute display. They posted it to Facebook where the symbolism of the national emblem of the United States landing on a fire truck commemorating the 9/11 terror attacks that left 343 firefighters dead, part of the 2,996 people who lost their lives that day was not lost on people. The video quickly went viral, getting more than 1,900,000 views and over 95,000 shares in just a few hours.

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