Jet engine catches fire at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood airport

Courtesy @chrisdick/Twitter

DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A plane engine caught fire on the runway Thursday at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport.

Flames engulfed one engine on the Dynamic Airways Boeing 767. Airport spokesman Greg Myer told WSVN-TV that the fire was quickly put out.

Courtesy @chrisdick/Twitter
Courtesy @chrisdick/Twitter

There was no word on any injuries but passengers could be seen walking toward the terminal. No further information was immediately available.

Dynamic is a small airline that connects Fort Lauderdale, New York, Venezuela and Guyana. No one answered at the airlines’ listed headquarters in North Carolina.

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