Jet bridge collapses at Baltimore airport, six injured

Updated: Dec 30, 2018, 13:27 IST | ANI

An investigation into the incident is underway while the jet bridge has been closed temporarily

Jet bridge collapses at Baltimore airport, six injured
Representational picture

Six people were injured after a jet bridge collapsed at the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) here on Saturday (local time).

"Partial equipment failure involving jet bridge at #BWI Gate E-10. BWI Fire & Rescue Dept responded, along w/ mutual aid. Preliminary info indicates 6 individuals transported to local hospitals w/ non-life-threatening injuries," the airport tweeted.

An investigation into the incident is underway while the jet bridge has been closed temporarily. "The jet bridge will remain closed until the investigation is complete. Aircraft moved from the gate. No further impact to operations," the airport added.

The airport is situated 9 miles south of downtown Baltimore and is around 30 miles away from Washington.

Catch up on all the latest Crime, National, International and Hatke news here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever

Nita Ambani Takes IPL Trophy To Siddhivinayak Temple

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK