Transcript for Debris From 9/11 Plane Discovered
terror in boston, late today, another unsettling image. An incredible discovery. Wedged between two buildings in new york city, a piece of one of the planes from 9/11, the landing gear just blocks away from ground zero, almost 12 years later. Abc's ron claiborne is in m manhattan tonight with the IMAGES. Reporter: David, construction workers working in the building behind me discovered the five-foot piece of landing gear this morning. It bore the manufacture stamp of boeing. Both of those aircraft that hit the world trade center on 9/11 were made by boeing. It was found around 11:00 this morning, the piece that was discovered wedged between the two buildings. The part bearing a boeing stamp and serial numbers. It was found not a quarter of a mile from where the north tower once stood and where the freedom tower now nears completion. It will be finished in just three days. Surveyors hired by the property owner to inspect the rear of the building found the debris and called 911. When the airliners flew into the upper floors of the world trade center towers, most of those aircraft were consumed. But some parts have been recovered. Today's startfuling discover comes just days after more human remains were found at the site that's become known as ground zero. David, police are treating this now as a crime scene. That means that the construction work that had been going on will be halted. Authorities will be sifting that area where they found the landing gear for the possibility of finding human remains. A grim reminder of what happened nearly 11 years ago, just a short distance from here.
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