9/11 Long Island Remembers: Bond formed in burning building

QUEENS - The experiences of two men on Sept. 11 is a story of heroism, survival and friendship they shared with News 12 Long Island during a remembrance ceremony at a Pentecostal church in Queens. Brian Clark, of New Jersey, says he found Stanley Praimnath, of Elmont, trapped amid debris and rubble on the 84th floor of the South Tower, as parts of a plane burned nearby. Miraculously, the men escaped the South Tower five minutes before it collapsed.

"He's my brother and I can't think of better place to be on 9/11 than here at his church on this 10th anniversary," Clark says.

Praimnath is eternally grateful.

"I live because of Brian Clark and the grace of God," he says.

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