Florida: Commercial plane down on river

Florida: Commercial plane down on river


Tallahassee, May 4 : A commercial plane is down on a river near Jacksonville, Florida, the city's mayor Lenny Curry on Saturday said. "We have a commercial plane down on the river. I’ve been briefed by our Fire and Rescue. They are on the scene. While they work please pray," Curry Tweeted.

The Boeing 737 jet was carrying 136 passengers and a crew of seven.Later, he added that all passengers and crew were alive and accounted for.The aircraft skid off the airport runway into the St Johns River during landing, the broadcaster added, citing sources. (UNI)