Denver plane crash as Boeing 737 goes off runway
A plane has crashed at Denver International Airport.
36 people have minor injuries from the crash at the Denver Airport, but everyone was evacuated out the side of the plane before it caught fire. 26 passengers have been taken to hospital.
Crews have now put out the flames, and although it is still not known what caused the accident, some reports are stating that only seven people have been transported to hospital.
The BBC is reporting that 38 people have been taken to hospital.
It was not snowing at the time of the crash, although it was cold.
A Boeing 737 plane has gone off the runway as it was taking off at the Denver Airport and according to witness, smoke was coming from the plane.
The plane was carrying 105 passengers and 5 crew - no injuries have been reported.
Some reports are suggesting that the plane is on fire, but still no reports of any injuries.
Continental Airlines flight 1404 apparently left from Denver International Airport and was scheduled to arrive in Houston. The incident happened at about 6:20 p.m.
Denver International Airport are reporting an accident on the airfield, but are not releasing any details.
More details when they become available.
Most Recommended Comment
Fairbanks, Alaska, United States