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Passengers Trapped On Tarmac After Fuel Truck Hits Police Cruiser At LaGuardia

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LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Hundreds of passengers were reportedly trapped on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport on Monday night.

The Port Authority said that a fuel truck hit a police cruiser around 8 p.m.

Two people were taken to the hospital in stable condition.

The incident triggered delays and a backlog in arrivals. One passenger had to wait at least two hours to get to the gate, CBS 2 reported.

Flights were delayed up to 90 minutes.

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