BURBANK (CBSLA.com) — Officials say two planes clipped wings at Burbank’s Bob Hope Airport Saturday morning.
The Southwest Airlines’ 737 planes tapped wings near gates A1 and A2 shortly before 8 a.m., according to Burbank Airport spokesperson Lucy Burghdorf.READ MORE: Dodgers On Brink Of Elimination After Braves Rough Up Urías, Dominate In Game 4
220 Passengers were deplaned after the incident and no injuries were reported.READ MORE: LA City Council Votes to Suspend Mark Ridley-Thomas Following Corruption Charges
“We were just on our plane and we were backing up, and we feel this bump,” passenger Joni Vaughn said. “I was like ‘that’s not normal’.”
While a flight to Phoenix was backing up, it clipped the wing of a plane that was heading to Sacramento.MORE NEWS: Problems At The Port: Recycler Ordered To Stop Polluting Area
Some passengers were held at Burbank for later flights, while some were shuttled to LAX to reach their destinations.