By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh firefighters met up with firefighters from California for quite a bike ride.READ MORE: Pitt Students Celebrate ACC Championship, Look Forward To Peach Bowl
They’re traveling from the North Shore to New York City.
The firefighters from California are 33 days into a journey that began along the San Francisco bay.READ MORE: Two-Point Attempts Make The Difference In Steelers 20-19 Win Over Ravens
The 9/11 attacks killed nearly 3,000 Americans, including more than 300 firefighters.
“To share that with the families that still deal with it every day,” said Darrell Sales, the Bay2Brooklyn Ride organizer, “We want to make sure that they know that we remember them.”MORE NEWS: 'Tows For Tots' Helps Bring A Merry Christmas To Local Children
On Thursday night, they spent the night in Pittsburgh, and on Friday, they’ll head to the Flight 93 Memorial in Shanksville.