Southwest Flight Which Left From DIA Slides Off Chicago Runway

View Comments

CHICAGO (CBS) – A Southwest Airlines flight that was headed from Denver to Chicago Tuesday slid off the runway at Midway Airport and came to a stop in muddy turf.

The accident happened with Flight 1919, which had 140 people on board. It arrived in Chicago just after 12:30 p.m.

Check CBSChicago.com for updates on this story.

Emergency crews on the scene helped remove passengers from the plane.

There were no reports of injures.

The plane took off from Denver at about 10 a.m., according to FlightAware.com.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus