DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two people are in the hospital after a flight headed for Dallas made an emergency landing in Albuquerque.
Officials say the Southwest flight left Phoenix but had to touch down in Albuqurque around 9:00 p.m. Sunday after smoke filled the cabin.READ MORE: Governor Abbott Proposes Parental Bill of Rights As Part of Re-Election Campaign
It was possibly caused by an electrical fire.READ MORE: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Refuses To Hand Over January 6 Records
Dallas Police Major Max Geron was one of the people on board, saying on Twitter that Southwest flight attendants did a great job handling the emergency.MORE NEWS: Dallas ISD: A Lot Involved In Keeping Doors Open During COVID-19 Surge
It’s not clear how the two people sent to the hospital are doing, but the rest of the passengers were put on a second flight which landed safely at Love Field earlier this morning.