WATCH: Icy conditions causes JetBlue plane to slide off taxiway in Boston

2017-12-27 08:37
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Boston — Airline officials say a JetBlue Airways plane slid off of the taxiway at Boston's Logan Airport after hitting a patch of ice.

Officials say JetBlue Flight 50 from Savannah, Georgia, briefly skidded when it landed around 19:15 on Christmas Day. Firefighters helped passengers off of the plane and they were bused to the terminal.

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Authorities say no one was injured.

The Massachusetts Port Authority tells WHDH-TV that snow forced the airport to close its runways for a short period on Monday morning, 25 December. Massport officials say runways were cleared by 11:30.

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