A United Bombardier CRJ-7, flight #UA5869 operated by Skywest landed with engine on fire at Denver Airport
Passengers were immediately evacuated on the runway and the emergency crew quickly reacted to extinguish the fire.
Flight UA5869, which was operating as SkyWest Airlines, had just made a one-hour flight from Aspen, Colorado.
“Arriving SkyWest flight 5869 was reported on fire, all passengers evacuated safely with no injuries. Denver Fire is on scene assessing,” Denver International Airport said.
One passenger tweeted: ‘My flight from Aspen to Denver caught fire on runway after landing.’
Early reports suggests no one has been injured as passengers were evacuated immediately after landing.
— raiyan (@raiyansyed) July 2, 2017