PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Southwest Airlines flight from Orlando to Providence, R.I., made an unscheduled stop in South Carolina.
Southwest spokeswoman Whitney Eichinger says that flight 3814 made an emergency landing at Charleston International Airport Tuesday night after what she called a misunderstanding between a flight attendant and a passenger over where to put a piece of luggage.
She says that man and two people he was traveling with were removed from the plane and questioned by authorities. No charges were filed.
The plane, carrying 134 passengers and five crew members, was allowed to continue on to Providence, where it landed about two hours later than scheduled.
- Richard Sherman asks for Tyler Lockett-Mario Kart mashup, the internet answers
- Seahawks trade Kevin Norwood, make other moves to get roster to 75
- The latest on Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor's holdout
- The Californians keep coming, but King County gives back
- 2 people killed in Seattle-area windstorm identified
Most Read Stories
Eichinger says the passengers who were taken off the plane are being put on another flight to Rhode Island today.