HUD Secretary To Speak At OKC Bombing Remembrance Ceremony

Tuesday, April 18th 2017, 10:50 am
By: News On 6

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson will be speaking at Wednesday's 22nd anniversary remembrance ceremony of the Oklahoma City bombing.

Dr. Carson will join the Oklahoma City community to honor those who lost their lives and those who survived the attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building on April 19, 1995.

Murrah Bombing

The blast at 9:02 a.m. killed 168 people, 19 of whom were children under the age of six

The ceremony takes place at the Oklahoma City National Memorial at 620 North Harvey Avenue.

The National Memorial staff says it's important that Dr. Carson will be at the ceremony because HUD lost the most employees in the bombing, 35.