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Virginia Tech marks 8th anniversary of tragedy

BLACKSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Virginia Tech marks a solemn anniversary and will pay tribute to the 32 lives lost eight years ago.

A ceremonial candle was lit just around midnight and will be extinguished at 11:59 p.m.

A moment of silence will be held at 9:43 a.m. to honor the victims of the April 16, 2007 mass shooting on campus.

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