18 years after the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, officials have announced that the 1,645th victim has been identified.
The city medical examiner made the confirmation through DNA testing.
They only identify the victim as a man, and they are withholding his identity at the request of his family.
He is the third victim to be identified this year.
According to investigators, of the over 2,700 people killed in the attacks in Manhattan, around 40% have not been identified.
In total, 2,977 people died in the September 11th attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Source: NewsNet | 1,645th World Trade Center 9/11 Victim Identified