Passenger Plane Bursts Into Flame At Miami International Airport After Landing Gear Collapse, 3 Hospitalized
· Jun 23, 2022 ·

A plane carrying 140 people experienced a fire after its landing gear collapsed upon landing at the Miami International Airport on Tuesday, causing 3 passengers to be hospitalized.

Red Air Flight 203 from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, had landed around 5:30 p.m. when the landing gear in the nose of the plane collapsed, Miami International Airport officials said.

Footage showed the plane skidding down the runway on its belly before catching fire, sending large plumes of black smoke into the air.

Even knowing that there were no deaths, the footage is harrowing:

Video of the crash scene, meanwhile, was dramatic:

Two runways are still closed at the airport as of Thursday afternoon.

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