MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Broward Sheriff Office Fire Rescue responded to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport following a strong smell reported in Terminal 2 on Thursday morning.
Arlene Satchell, spokesperson for the airport, said the odor emanated from a flooring product and was lingering in the air after overnight work on a concession space behind a construction wall.
A few people near the security checkpoint complained of smelling fumes at around 5 a.m. and fire rescue units responded.
The area was examined and people checked out.
No one was transported and no flights were impacted.