NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A plane had to make an emergency landing at Norfolk International Airport Wednesday morning.
The Southwest Airlines plane, traveling from Baltimore to the Dominican Republic, experienced a small fire in the galley. Airport spokesman Steve Sterling confirmed it was a coffee pot that caught on fire. He said it was a small, minor fire that was put out before the plane made its emergency landing around 9:30 a.m.
There were no injuries reported.
The plane departed from Norfolk later Wednesday morning.
WRIC’s sister station WAVY 10 reached out to Southwest for more information. Stay with us for updates.