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.READ MORE: Veteran Falls Victim To Phishing Scam, Loses $19,000 From Chase Bank Account Meant For Daughter's College Education
A few people near the security checkpoint complained of smelling fumes at around 5 a.m. and fire rescue units responded.READ MORE: 'Makes Americans More Free': Dana Zzyym Issued 1st U.S. Passport With Gender X Designation
The area was examined and people checked out.MORE NEWS: Fallen Hollywood Police Officer Yandy Chirino To Be Honored With US Honor Flag
No one was transported and no flights were impacted.