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Remembering The 1993 WTC Attacks

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The truck bomb terrorists used in the 1993 Twin Towers bombing created this 60-foot deep crater inside the World Trade Center. (credit: AP)

The truck bomb terrorists used in the 1993 Twin Towers bombing created this 60-foot deep crater inside the World Trade Center. (credit: AP)

NYC Remembers 9/11

Updated: 9/8/11

NEW YORK (CBS 2) — The first terror attack against the World Trade Center happened on February 26, 1993, at 12:18 p.m. The terrorists parked a van packed with explosives in the parking garage on the second level basement of the North Tower.

The explosion killed six people and injured hundreds of others. It also knocked out the Port Authority Police Command and Operations Centers for the Trade Center.

Watch CBS 2 footage of the evacuation and the aftermath of the bombing.

’93 WTC Bombing:

WTC Attack: Victims Of Terror (Feb. 26, 1993) 
WTC Attack: Twin Towers Bombed (Feb. 26, 1993) 
WTC Attack: 110 Stories Of Fear (Feb. 26, 1993)
WTC Attack: Escaping The Terror (Feb. 26, 1993) 
WTC Attack: The First Response (Feb. 26, 1993)
WTC Attack: The Investigation Begins (Feb. 26, 1993) 
WTC Attack: Lower Manhattan Reacts (Feb. 26, 1993)
WTC Attack: Twin Towers Repairs (Feb. 26, 1993) 

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