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Years after 9/11, he still checks for the exit signs

Oct 13, 2014 - Crain's Chicago Business

Keating Crown was standing at an elevator bank on the 78th floor when the second hijacked plane slammed into the World Trade Center's south tower, where he worked as an associate at Aon Financial Services Group. Hit in the leg by debris, he hobbled down the stairs and out of the building.

"There were more than 200 people on that floor and I was one of 12 to survive," he says of 9/11. "In one way or another, I think about it every day."

Hospitalized hours later, the then-23-year-old ...