FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — Seven people were taken to a hospital after an American Airlines flight endured severe turbulence, a spokesman for the Fort Worth-based company said.READ MORE: Basketball Hall Of Famer's Shop With A Cop Program Helps Build Trust Between Police And Kids
American Airlines flight 206 was en route from Miami to Milan when the aircraft “briefly encountered severe turbulence,” according to Ross Feinstein, a spokesman for the company. The plane landed safely in Newfoundland, Canada, where paramedics met the aircraft to evaluate passengers and crew.READ MORE: Hundreds Come Out To Honor Fallen Mesquite Officer In Prayer Vigil
Three flight attendants and four passengers were taken to a hospital for additional evaluation, Feinstein said.
The company is working to get passengers and crew to their destinations.MORE NEWS: Oklahoma Hires Clemson's Venables As Coach
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