Bakersfield, Kern emergency workers gather for 9/11 memorials

A 9/11 memorial is held Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

Bakersfield and Kern County emergency workers gathered Monday on the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks to remember the lives lost and the heroes of that day.

“It’s burned into our memory. It will always be,” Bakersfield Fire Department Chief Doug Greener said.