Several people were reported injured on a United Airlines flight that encountered turbulence over Lake Charles, Louisiana, on Wednesday, said Lynn Lunsford of the Federal Aviation Administration.
United Flight 1727 was flying from Tampa, Florida, to Houston, Texas, he said.
The pilot said there were several injuries, Lunsford said. Medical crews were tending to the injured after the plane landed safely.
Its a relief to hear that the plane landed safely.May those injured recover.
Like ping pong balls in a metal box! This is the flight of there lifes! Hope all make a full recovery
I hope everyone recovers quickly.
This is not unexpected, since it was the same storm system that hit Dallas....
I hate flying to dallas, I always encounter bad turbulence everytime..
I was on that flight. It was my first time flying alone and it was the scariest moment of my life. I've flown through turbulence before, but never have its been so bad where bags were flying through the air. I was in the window seat, my bag ended up in the aisle 2 rows behind me...
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