Selava Omar – Xeber24.net
US officials reported that a “Boeing 737” was in the landing stage, killing one person on a runway at Austin Airport, Texas.
The victim, whose identity was not disclosed, was crushed when the plane landed on runway “17” at Austin Bergstrom International Airport Thursday evening.
The airport confirmed the tragic death on Twitter, adding that the accident is under investigation.
The accident was uncovered shortly after eight o’clock in the evening, and officials said that the pilot reported that he had detected a person in the foulse spot on the runway at the moment the plane wheels touched the runway.
The Austin Police Department confirmed that the runway in which the accident occurred has been closed, and an investigation is still underway.