NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A plane heading from Boston to West Palm Beach, Fla., was struck by lightning late Friday and had to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport.
JetBlue said the pilot of the Airbus A320 diverted the plane to be cautious.READ MORE: TIMELINE: Nor'easter Could Bring More Than A Foot Of Snow To Long Island & Jersey Shore; Up To 8 Inches To NYC
The plane landed safely around 11 p.m. Friday. More than 140 passengers were able to board another plane.READ MORE: Funeral Held For NYPD Det. Jason Rivera, 22-Year-Old Killed In Line Of Duty In Harlem
No one was hurt.
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