University of Evansville honors former student and New York City 9/11 firefighter


EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) David Morkal, a University of Evansville alum and New York City firefighter who was there on 9/11 spoke to UE’s president Friday.

The two talked about several topics, including Morkal’s experiences as a student. Morkal says Evansville holds a lot of memories for him and what he did at UE has shaped him.

Following the conversation, university officials and Evansville firefighters greeted Morkal with a fire truck and large American flag on campus.

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the
Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

(This story was originally published on September 25, 2020)


Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories