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Watch: Jet engine catches fire while taxiing at Sea-Tac

Screen grab off a video shot by Twitter user @jasonavbc showing a Hawaiian jet engine on fire as it taxiied at Sea-Tac Airport.

SEA-TAC AIRPORT, Wash. -- A jet engine caught fire while taxiing at Sea-Tac Airport Tuesday evening.

Video from Twitter user @jasonavbc shows flames coming from the engine on a Hawaiian Airlines jet as it passed near the terminal, then went out.

Officials with Sea-Tac Airport said the flight was ferrying in from Everett with only the crew on board. The landed safely and the fire was extinguished. No one was injured.

The plane was towed to a hanger and will be inspected to figure out what caused the engine to catch fire.


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