OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (WIAT) — The Oklahoma City bombing happened 18 years ago.
168 people died when a car bomb exploded outside the Murrah Federal Building on Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
On Friday, hundreds of people gathered at a church near the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum to remember those who died in the 1995 bombing.
The names of the victims were read during the event.
The Murrah Building housed several key government agencies.
Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were convicted for setting off the 5,000 pound bomb.
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