One of the planes

Published: 9/13/2021 9:01:44 AM

On 9/11, I was working on a house in Bernardston. As I was in the yard looking at the hole in the roof where a chimney was to go, a flashing caught my eye.

It was an airplane that was bouncing around. I thought it was strange that the plane was hitting turbulence on such a clear, calm day.

After a while, probably less than a minute, the plane continued on a straight path westward.

After another while, the plane made a left turn, which I thought was the area of Albany, and went southerly on a path I thought followed the Hudson River. I thought it was a regular route.

A little later, the woman who lived in the house told me she had heard on the radio about planes crashing into the World Trade Center. I turned on the television and saw what was going on.

Next day, when I saw the routes the planes had taken, I realized I had seen one of the planes being taken over by the hijackers.

Walter Sadowsky Jr.

South Deerfield


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