Nearly 53 years ago, Robert Kennedy stood on the back of a pickup truck during a routine visit to Indianapolis to deliver the news no one saw coming– Martin Luther King Jr. had been fatally shot.
Kennedy delivered the message in a moment of calm, togetherness and peace. Here are two witness accounts from that day in 1968, as we honor the Kennedy King Memorial Initiative, forever a historic place in our city.
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SEGMENT IS SPONSORED BY KENNEDY KING MEMORIAL INITIATIVE