A plane that took off from Yeager Airport and landed in Charlotte at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport has hit a vehicle on a taxiway.
American Airlines flight 5233 took off from Yeager Airport just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to Flight Stats.
According to WCNC, 31 passengers and 3 crew were on the plane at the time of the crash.
All the people on the plane are not injured.
The driver of the vehicle was injured, but is in stable condition.
A statement released by the Federal Aviation Administration reads:
PSA Airlines 5223, CL600-2B aircraft, and a tug collided on the north ramp at Charlotte Douglas International Airport at 4:35 pm today. The collision occurred while the aircraft was taxiing to the gate after landing. The aircraft and tug are blocking several gates.
A Yeager Airport spokesperson said another flight coming from Charlotte to Yeager was delayed about 72 minutes.
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