Spirit Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After A Fire Breaks Out, 10 Hospitalized
A guest's personal item caused the fire.
March 05, 2023 at 9:39 pm
Ten people were hospitalized after a Spirit Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Jacksonville, Florida on Wednesday. Spirit Airlines flight 259, which was traveling to Orlando after departing from Dallas around 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, made an emergency landing when a fire broke out inside the cabin, First Coast News reports.
According to the airline, a guest’s personal item caused the fire, filling the cabin with smoke.