facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Miami-to-Dallas flight makes emergency landing in Fort Myers, Fla.

April 24, 2013 at 2:33 PM   |   Comments

FORT MYERS, Fla., April 24 (UPI) -- An American Airlines flight from Miami to Dallas made an emergency landing in Fort Myers, Fla., Wednesday morning after the crew reported a mechanical problem.

Flight 675, with 189 people aboard, was directed to land at Southwest Florida International Airport in Fort Myers, where another plane was brought in to take the passengers to Dallas, WBFS-TV, Miami, reported.

There was no immediate information on injuries to the passengers, or on the nature of the mechanical problem aboard the Boeing 757.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Pentagon releases video of U.S. air strikes against IS
2
Amish girls allegedly lured by captors with puppy
3
Ebola fears: Senegal closes border with Guinea
4
Ten years later: Where's 'The Scream'?
5
Ahmed Davutoglu nominated as Turkey's new prime minister
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback