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MAN escapes death by oversleeping

PUBLISHED: 10:30 13 September 2001 | UPDATED: 10:31 03 March 2010

AMERICAN Adam Petrelli made the luckiest mistake of his life, on the day the United States was hit by a terrorist attack which has shocked the world.

On Tuesday, as two hijacked planes slammed into the twin towers of World Trade Center at 9am local time, 23-year-old Adam should have been turning up at the building, for a job interview as a barman.

AMERICAN Adam Petrelli made the luckiest mistake of his life, on the day the United States was hit by a terrorist attack which has shocked the world.

On Tuesday, as two hijacked planes slammed into the twin towers of World Trade Center at 9am local time, 23-year-old Adam should have been turning up at the building, for a job interview as a barman.

But instead he had overslept and was running late.

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