Passengers OK after plane's emergency landing in St. Cloud

Updated: October 14, 2019 06:25 AM

Monday, passengers on a SkyWest Airlines flight are safe after their plane made an emergency landing at the St. Cloud Airport Sunday night.

Representatives told 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS the flight, which was operating as a Delta connection, took off from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and was headed for Minot, North Dakota.


A smoky smell in the cabin led to an unexpected landing in St. Cloud.

Flight from Minneapolis to Minot, ND diverted to St. Cloud due to smoky odor in cabin

A passenger, who shared a photo with 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS, said oxygen masks were deployed.

Additional information on what caused the smoky smell has not yet been released.

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