Delta Plane slides off runway in WI (Photo: Madison FD via Twitter)
Madison, W.I.-- A Delta #737 slid off the runway during a landing in Madison, Wisconsin
Monday. There were no reported injuries among the 60 passengers aboard.
flight 385 from Minneapolis/St. Paul to Madison, flown on Boeing
737-800 equipment, exited the pavement and came in contact with snow
adjacent to the runway during taxi away from the runway. There were no
injuries reported," said the company in a statement.
occurred while the plane was taxiing after landing, said Brent McHenry
with Dane County airport. The passengers were bused to the terminal.
his communications with the tower the pilot was heard to say "we could
not stop on the end of the runway there by alpha six and we have exited
the prepared surface just at the end of the runway off to the right
towards alpha six.".
"It would appear that we are all the way off the runway into the snow-covered tundra," the pilot said a few moments late