Plane blows a tire while landing at Rochester International Airport

No injuries reported.

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 12:46 PM
Updated: Aug 20, 2019 4:08 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – No injuries are reported after a plane blew out a tire while landing at the Rochester International Airport.

Officials say the Beechcraft Baron landed around noon and one runway was closed down while emergency crews responsed to the incident.  The place has since been removed from the field and both runways are again fully operational.  Those onboard the aircraft were medically examined.

The Rochester Airport Fire Department, Rochester Fire Department, and Gold Cross all responded to this incident.

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