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ORLANDO (CBSMiami) – A runway at Orlando International Airport was closed after a Southwest Airlines jet went off of it.

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The plane was being moved for overnight maintenance when it went off the runway and ended up in a grassy area where the nose gear collapsed.

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Southwest Airlines officials said there were no passengers onboad the plane at the time of the accident.

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The two mechanics who were helping to move the plane were not injured.