Emergency incident at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - No one was hurt Wednesday afternoon during an incident involving a small plane at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.
According to airport spokesperson Candace O’Neal, an incident left a small, light twin engine, six seat airplane disabled on the main runway.
The plane was stuck for more than an hour. Crews used a crane and huge tow truck to move it. The runway was reopened a few hours later. No injuries were reported.
No official word on how many people were on board.
Runway 624 is temporarily closed while crews towed the plane away. Runway 1836 was open.
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