PHOTOS: 15 taken to hospital as plane from NC airline catches fire on runway

Plane on fire in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, Oct. 29. (Courtesy Chris Dick)

DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A plane engine caught fire on the runway Thursday at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport.

Flames engulfed one engine on the Dynamic Airways Boeing 767. Airport spokesman Greg Myer told WSVN-TV that the fire was quickly put out.

Plane on fire in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, Oct. 29. (Courtesy Chris Dick)
PHOTOS: Fire on plane in Fort Lauderdale

One suffered burns that were not life-threatening while the rest suffered less serious injuries such as bumps, bruises and sprains.

Dynamic is a small airline that connects Fort Lauderdale, New York, Venezuela and Guyana. No one answered at the airlines’ listed headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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