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Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport evacuated due to a threat

BIRMINGHAM,AL (WBRC)  The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport has confirmed law enforcement officials are responding to a threat received around 4:00 p.m.  The terminal has been evacuated.

The airport's website is reporting 3 flights inbound to Birmingham have been diverted to Huntsville Airport.

FOX6 Chief Meteorologist and licensed pilot JP Dice is on scene and confirms USAir and Delta planes are parked away from the gates at the moment.
 

We have crews on the scene and will continue to keep you updated as the story unfolds.

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