MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Hazmat crews had to be called to the tarmac at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after a Southwest Airlines passenger became sick on a plane.
Investigators say several passengers complained of feeling sick and of smelling a mysterious odor, but only one passenger required medical attention.READ MORE: Arrest Affidavit: Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Claims He Was Trying To Kill Himself In Struggle With Slain Officer Yandy Chirino
The passenger was taken to Broward Health Medical Center.READ MORE: Parkland Families Say They Want The Death Penalty
The plane was headed to Havana, Cuba.
Officials said everyone had deplaned and had emptied the luggage from the Boeing 737.MORE NEWS: Push For State To Require Teaching Of Asian American History In Public Schools
Images from Chopper 4 showed several fire and rescue units surrounding a jetliner on Friday afternoon.