New search for 9/11 victims launched in Staten Island

Crews are sifting through debris in search of Sept. 11 victims' remains.

Crews are sifting through debris in search of Sept. 11 victims' remains. (4/1/13)

WOODBURY - A new search for victims of the Sept. 11 attacks began today.

For the next 10 weeks, workers will sift through construction debris that was taken from the World Trade Center site to Staten Island.

City officials say there is about 60 truck loads of debris to go through.

Some are questioning the way the city's medical examiner's office has been running DNA testing. They say another agency should come in to oversee the process.

More than 2,500 people died at the World Trade Center during the attack.

About 1,600 people have since been recovered.

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