June 12 marks the two-year anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida.
Last year, as part of a partnership with the Family Equality Council, StoryCorps recorded the stories of survivors and first responders.
Today, we’ll hear from survivor Chris Hansen as he recounts that day – which began June 11 – to friend Michael Pilato.
*Today’s story might not be suitable for younger listeners.
This story was recorded in partnership with the Atlanta History Center, which hosts Atlanta’s StoryCorps Booth