Air Canada flight making emergency landing for 20 people to be treated for injuries caused by turbulence


Emergency crews are preparing to treat roughly 20 aircraft passengers who suffered neck and back injuries due to turbulence while on a flight heading to Calgary International Airport.

The Calgary Fire Department has sent three trucks to the airport, where the plane is expected to arrive shortly after 3 p.m. 

Carol Henke, spokeswoman for the fire department, said she has received reports that about 20 passengers were injured by turbulence. She was unaware of the extent of their injuries.

More to come…

30/12/2015 17:27  By: National Post