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Tire blows on United plane during takeoff at TIA

Posted: 4:33 PM, May 30, 2016
Updated: 2016-05-30 18:33:25-04
Tire blows on United plane during takeoff at TIA
Tire blows on United plane during takeoff at TIA
Takeoff of an United Airlines flight at Tampa International Airport had to be aborted on Monday afternoon. 
 
According to officials, a tire blew on Flight 1948 bound for Houston causing a small fire around 3:30 p.m.
 
The tire blew as the Boeing 737 was speeding down the runway.
 
Witness video shows smoke and fire crews responding.
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Crews quickly got the 131 passengers off the plane by stairs.
 
No one was hurt according to airport officials.
 
 
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