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A firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Runners honor LI 9/11 victim at run

Thousands of people streamed out of the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel into lower Manhattan for the annual Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk.

Participants make their way to the Brooklyn Battery
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Participants make their way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

A participant in Brooklyn holds up a photo
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A participant in Brooklyn holds up a photo of a firefighter during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Members of the military make their way to
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Members of the military make their way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

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Firefighter touches starting line banner on his way
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Firefighter touches starting line banner on his way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk.

Participants in the wheelchair section make their way
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Participants in the wheelchair section make their way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel as members of the military line the street during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Firefighters sit on top of a fire truck
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Firefighters sit on top of a fire truck at the start of the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani in Brooklyn. (Sept.
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani in Brooklyn. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Flag stands above participants waiting for the start
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Flag stands above participants waiting for the start of the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

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Part of the World Trade Center towers on
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Part of the World Trade Center towers on display near the starting area of the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Members of the military are greeted by the
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Members of the military are greeted by the sign above the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Participants make their way to the Brooklyn Battery
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Participants make their way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Firefighter touches starting line banner on his way
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Firefighter touches starting line banner on his way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Bells of the Fallen rang out during the
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Bells of the Fallen rang out during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

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Firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn Battery
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

A firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A firefighter makes his way to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

A sea of participants gather near the Brooklyn
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A sea of participants gather near the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel for the start of the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Participants enter the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Participants enter the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

Members of the military enter the Brooklyn Battery
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Members of the military enter the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel during the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk. (Sept. 25, 2011)

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